CHRISTMAS UNDER FIRE
Security and rescue specialist Stella Silverstone returns home for the holidays to care for her ailing grandmotherand finds herself the target of a killer. Only the unexpected arrival of the rescue-team leader temporarily pulls her from the crosshairs. Once, Stella hoped Chance Miller would become more than her boss. But the widow's tragic past keeps her from giving him her heartor embracing the Christmas season. Now with danger lurking in every corner of her grandmother's old Victorian home and family secrets hiding in the shadows, Stella is safe nowhere but with Chance. Only he can show her the joys of Christmas and the beauty of love if he can keep her alive.
About the Author
began writing her first novel when she was a teenager. A busy mother of five, Shirlee is a homeschooling mom by day and an inspirational author by night. She and her husband and children live in the Pacific Northwest and share their house with a dog, two cats and a bird. You can visit her website, www.shirleemccoy.com, or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Hard to put this one down
When Stella Silverstone returns to Boonsboro, MD to care for her grandmother, she finds herself a target for someone who wants her out of the way. When members of her rescue team arrive from DC for a meeting, they instead have to go into protection mode--especially her boss, Chance Miller. Although Chance is Stella's boss,he wants to be so much more. He knows Stella cares for him. They even dated a few times, but Stella put the brakes on the relationship. Her past fears and hurts have made her reluctant to risk giving her heart to someone again. . Now Chance's mission is to protect Stella with his very life if necessary. Will Chance and the team be able to ferret out the killers and keep Stella and her grandmother alive to celebrate the Christmas holidays? Can Chance convince Stella to trust and to love again? Once again, Shirlee McCoy has written a riveting tale of romance, suspense, and inspiration. Her characters are so well developed you will feel you know them personally. Her settings are richly descriptive, and the plot keeps you panting as you turn the pages. The Christmas Target is a story you will not want to miss! Thank you, Shirlee--you've done it again!! Susan Simpson