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    • ISBN:9780340836453
    • Publication date:14 Dec 2006

Standoff

The gripping thriller from #1 New York Times bestseller

By Sandra Brown

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New York Times bestselling Sandra Brown proves herself the Queen of Suspense with this unputdownable page-turner.

A fearless reporter trapped in a volatile siege, two young lovers turned fugitive and a hold up that transforms a small desert town into a powder keg . . .

TV reporter Tiel McCoy is driving to New Mexico for a well-earned vacation when she hears on the radio that Fort Worth millionaire Russell Dendy's daughter has been kidnapped. Calling her editor she finds out that the girl is pregnant, the kidnapper is the girl's boyfriend and that they may be heading, as she is, to a small town in New Mexico.

She puts her holiday plans on hold to chase the story but as she stops for gas she gets caught up in a standoff at a gas station. If she survives she knows this will be the biggest scoop of her life. But as the night-long siege continues she is forced to put aside her reporter's impartiality and become involved . . . or lives will be lost.

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Praise for Sandra Brown

'Brown's novels define the term "page turner"'
Booklist

'Perfectly plotted . . . sin-tillating suspense'
People magazine

'A masterful storyteller, carefully crafting tales that keep readers on the edge of their seats'
USA Today

Biographical Notes

Sandra Brown is the author of numerous New York Times bestselling thrillers. She lives in Arlington, Texas. Visit her website at www.sandrabrown.com and follow her on Twitter: www.twitter.com/SandraBrown_NYT.

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  • ISBN: 9781848944305
  • Publication date: 10 Nov 2011
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If you want romantic suspense that has teeth . . . Sandra Brown is your gal. — Stephen King
Praise for Sandra Brown:
A masterful storyteller, carefully crafting tales that keep readers on the edge of their seats — USA Today
Brown's novels define the term "page-turner" — Booklist
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