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THE GOVERNMENT KNOWS ABOUT THE GRAY WOMAN...
And they are determined to use her unique skillset against terrorists and make her an offer she can't refuse.
When Homeland Security is alerted to threats against a retired army sniper made real with a bounty on his head, they offer the impossible task of keeping him safe to Julia Pelletier. Accepting her role as an agent of the government, she travels to Jackson, Wyoming, and learns the enormous scope of what's been assigned to her-cover a vast area with his extended family and friends possibly included with him under the gun. To shadow a man once known for his stealthy ability to infiltrate and terminate opposing leaders will tax her ability to remain invisible. Kill teams arriving from the Middle East hope to collect on the death of Early Hollister.
But to earn the huge payday, supporters of ISIS must battle their way past the gray woman.
Rather than worry about her partner, I drew my gun and focused on my target. Not comfortable with a fifty-foot moving headshot, I prayed Father Timothy followed through while I strode quickly, the suppressed Ruger held against my leg. She pulled, then jerked at the door when it didn't open. Twenty feet, fifteen, I closed the distance. My gun raised only to hear a staccato blast I ignored to my right. The woman turned in surprise at the noise to face my muzzle. One shot to the center of her forehead, and she collapsed at my feet. While she spasmed on the concrete, I administered another four to her temple before I turned to find the reason for the explosion and neutralize any partner...