Devil in Disguise by Heather Huffman
By Heather Huffman
Writer Heather Huffman reunites a few of her fans' favourite characters with this unforgettable trip of romance, friendship, humor and suspense. Tenacious reporter Rachel Cooper devotes her existence to exposing corruption by way of shining a mild at the darker corners of the realm - a occupation that doesn't depart a lot room for relationships. however, she reveals it most unlikely to prevent considering her unforeseen run-in with Conrad Langston, an past love that by no means relatively burnt out. whilst her mom calls in the midst of the evening simply because her sister is lacking and the police are delivering little support, Rachel instantly turns to the one individual she is aware she will continuously expect - Conrad. made up our minds to guard her kinfolk, Rachel reveals herself embroiled within the scary and tragic underworld of human trafficking. As her pursuit of justice pulls her deep into the darkness, she acknowledges a chance to reassess her offerings in existence and take a brand new direction - whether it ability strolling during the fires of hell to guard those she loves. Passionate, enticing and poignant, satan in conceal entertains whereas elevating wisdom of contemporary day social concerns.
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