By Stephen W. Frey
On this planet of excessive finance, it s all approximately possibility and go back. With substantial dangers come massive rewards . . . or even larger hazards. And not anyone is familiar with this higher than Stephen Frey. From the hot York instances bestselling writer of belief Fund and The Day dealer comes an electrifying new mystery of cash, mayhem, and murder.Angela Day has survived a coarse earlier from a hard-scrabble formative years scarred by way of the tragic deaths of her father and ally, to wasting custody of her merely baby to her adulterous ex-husband and his robust kin. yet regardless of all of it, at thirty-one, she s carved out an excellent occupation with Sumter financial institution considered one of Richmond, Virginia s such a lot venerable associations. And now, summoned less than mysterious situations to fulfill one of many international s richest marketers, it looks like Angela might be at the threshold of a brighter destiny. if you happen to aid me, I ll assist you. this is often Jake Lawrence s supply to Angela. A stock-holder in Sumter financial institution, the reclusive multibillionaire is making plans a takeover of a scorching, new corporation and he desires Angela to use her huge abilities and charms to ensure all of it is going easily . . . and secretly. In alternate, Lawrence delivers to exploit his ambitious impression to completely reunite Angela along with her son.For Angela, it s the only gift for which she might danger every thing. And accepting Jake Lawrence s deal will suggest doing simply that, as his mind-boggling wealth and gear include the final word price ticket: enemies in every single place have marked him for loss of life. And someone as regards to him is reasonable game.Now, as Angela prepares to dealer the deal of her occupation, she s stalked by way of foes on each entrance. Then, after stumbling on facts of an insidious conspiracy inside her personal corporation, she turns into a goal for termination. Armed with the main unstable form of inside of details, Angela has the facility to deliver the dirtiest avid gamers down from the top locations. yet they've got the ability to strike first on the something most beneficial to Angela.Silent accomplice reaffirms Stephen Frey s attractiveness as a grasp of page-turning suspense on this planet of big-money movers and shakers the place every person has a cost, and there s a couple of strategy to make a killing.
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Sally lay there, motionless, one leg pointing away from her body at a horrible, unnatural angle; the bone had snapped like a brittle twig just below the knee. She rushed to Sally’s side and knelt down, cradling Sally’s head. “I’m sorry, sweetheart,” Angela sobbed, caressing Sally’s hair and wiping away blood from her mouth and nose. “You’re going to be all right, sweetheart. I promise. ” CHAPTER ONE FEBRUARY 2003 Risk versus return. What can be lost versus what can be gained. The essence ofevery critical decision.
I know it was inconvenient, but this arrangement worked out best for me. And I wanted to get together with you as soon as possible. ” “Certainly,” she replied. She’d promised herself she wouldn’t be impressed with Jake Lawrence, but now, in his presence, she found it difficult not to be in awe of him. He was one of the wealthiest and most powerful men in the world. Earning interest on interest faster than he could spend it, and influencing the decisions of world leaders from behind the scenes. She’d grown up digging for nickels and dimes beneath the cushions of the double-wide’s ratty sofa.
His face was intricately sculpted and, when he smiled, small lines formed at the corners of his mouth and a distinct dimple appeared in each cheek. His smile was warm, but his dark, dead eyes were decidedly not. Though she didn’t get a long look at them, she saw instantly in the large black pupils that he was a man who expected immediate compliance with his orders, was accustomed to and comfortable with wielding power, and had little tolerance for opposing opinions. She found herself pulling down the zipper of the borrowed jacket.
Silent Partner by Stephen W. Frey