Dylan Maguire returns to his native
with psychic spy Vicki
Boyd. Their mission: to locate and extract a CIA Agent who disappeared in Ireland while on the trail of a
known terrorist. But when Dylan receives word that his grandmother is dying, he
is plunged into a past he thought he’d left behind forever. His mission and the
dark secrets he’d sought to keep hidden begin to merge into an underworld that
could cost him his life. He must now confront his past demons and the real
reason he left Dublin —while Vicki harbors a
secret of her own. Ireland
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“Why are you so adamant about not going back?” Vicki said. “I don’t understand.”
He strode to the back door. With his hand almost on the knob, he stopped abruptly and turned around to face them. “The flight is a hundred hours long.”
“It’s six hours,” Sam said.
“I’ll have jet lag for weeks!”
“Two days, tops.” Sam’s voice was becoming quizzical.
“Are you afraid of flying?” Vicki asked.
“No!” he bellowed. He opened the kitchen door. “The weather there is atrocious!”
“I can’t believe you’re acting like this is such an inconvenience for you!” Vicki shouted.
“In me whole life,” he said as if he hadn’t heard her, “it’s rained once.” He held up his finger. “One time!”
“Really?” Vicki said. “Once?”
“And it’s lasted for thirty years!” With that, he marched outside and slammed the door behind him.
Vicki and Sam stared at the door for a long moment without speaking. Then she turned to him. “I’m at a loss here.”
He continued staring at the kitchen door as if he hadn’t heard her.
“Do you know why he doesn’t want to see
Ireland again?” Vicki asked.
“He can’t refuse a mission,” Sam said quietly. “You can’t pick and choose your missions in this line of work.”
Vicki turned to stand directly in front of him.
“Do you know,” she said in a stronger voice, “why he doesn’t want to see
He looked at her as if seeing her for the first time.
“You know, don’t you?”
He looked away from her. His eyes roamed the kitchen as though he was searching for something. Vicki stood her ground until he said, “No. I have my suspicions; that’s all.”
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About the Author:
p.m.terrell is the award-winning, internationally acclaimed author of more than 16 books. Vicki's Key, one of the first books in the Black Swamp Mysteries series, was one of five finalists in the 2012 International Book Awards (Mystery/Suspense) and 2012 USA Best Book Awards (Mystery/Suspense.) River Passage, an historical work based on her ancestor's migration to
in 1779-1780, won the 2010 Best Fiction & Drama Award.
The Nashville (TN) Metropolitan Government Archives determined it to be so
historically accurate that they entered the original manuscript into their
Archives for future researchers and historians. Fort Nashborough
Prior to becoming a full-time author in 2002, terrell founded and operated two computer companies in the
area. Her clients included the United States Secret Service, CIA, Department of
Defense and federal and local law enforcement. Her specialty is in the areas of
computer crime and computer intelligence. Her experience in these areas have
greatly influenced her books' plots. Washington, DC
She is the co-founder of The Book 'Em Foundation, whose slogan is "Buy a Book and Stop a Crook" and whose mission is to raise awareness of the link between high crime rates and high illiteracy rates. She founded Book 'Em North Carolina Writers Conference and Book Fair, an annual event to raise money to increase literacy and reduce crime.
For more information on Book 'Em
, visit www.bookemnc.org
and www.bookemnc.blogspot.com. North Carolina
She can be found on Twitter @pmterrell
On Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/author.p.m.terrell and https://www.facebook.com/pages/pmterrell/129318810431554.