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Body Language
Sandy Kirk and Clint MacCade have been the best of friends since childhood. They keep in touch and see each other when their work permits. Clint has been always a happy-go-lucky guy never wanting to commit to a person or stay in one place. His work as a photographer allows him the freedom that he wants. But recently he has been thinking of Sandy too much. He'll be on a location and then suddenly he will think and miss Sandy's condo unit. He doesn't want ...
Bodyguard
Alessandra Lamont married the wrong man. After he is killed by mob boss Michael Trotta she is next. FBI Agent Harry O'Dell has more reason than most to bring down Trotta. His wife and child were killed in a scare attempt aimed at backing him off his latest mob case. To bring down Trotta he must trick Alessandra into being the bait. When the sting goes horribly wrong, Harry takes her away from the FBI safehouse to teach her how to disappear. On thei...
Breaking Point
Top FBI negotiator Max Bhagat starts to fall for hostage Gina Vitagliano the first time he has heard her over a hijacked airplane's radio. After they have rescued Gina together with the other hostages, he continues to see Gina. Gina knows that she loves Max not because he rescued her and it is a matter of transference but because of who he is. However Max's fear of emotional commitment finally drives her away and she escapes to Kenya doing volunteer work...
Embraced by Love
Josie Taylor meets Cooper in a park when her computer company is just starting off. She never pegs him to be the famous architect C. B. McBride for he goes around the park skateboarding at his age. They meet everyday for lunch and soon after fall in love. With Cooper, her uptight and serious life gets more relaxed. After months of being in a relationship, they get married. 5 years later, both of them still love one another. However Josie seems to have sh...

Brockmann booklist

Everyday, Average Jones
All her life Melody Evans wanted to marry a plain, average man who didn't take risks. But when the foreign embassy where she works (her first real adventure) as an aide is taken over by terrorists and she's rescued by a daring navy SEAL, Melody blames the extreme circumstances for their ensuing passion. But, Harlan "Cowboy" is not ordinary and their encounter leaves Melody with a little more than just memories. But, she thinks it will cramp his style an...
Flashpoint (Thriller/Action)
Ballantine, April 2004, 21.95, 400pp. ISBN: 0345462327 Agency computer specialist Tess Bailey helps field agent Jimmy Nash expedite his partner Lawrence Decker from a potentially deadly scene. That night Jimmy and Tess make love, but he leaves for Mexico without looking back. Not long afterward, Jimmy and Deck quit the Agency and when Tess learns she will not get a field job, she leaves too. Tom Paolitti of Troubleshooters, Inc (see Out Of ...
Flashpoint (Romance)
James 'Diego' Nash works for Troubleshooters Inc. in undercover, top secret, dangerous missions that require men like him who have the "special" skills it takes to handle the deadly jobs no one else can do. Nash's life has been an extremely hard one, and looking for love was never a priority on his goal's list. When he takes an assignment to war torn Kazbekistan, he finds himself unprepared for the attraction that springs up between him and operative tea...
Forbidden
Mikayla Grey has almost died trying to reach Calvin Bartlett in his ranch when a fierce storm blows in. Cal finds and rescues Kayla almost hypothermic. When Kayla's temperature returns to normal, Cal is attracted by her beautiful physique. Kayla feels the same way and immediately feels guilty for Cal is her ex-fiancee's brother, Liam. She has met Liam when she has been working in a women's crisis center. Liam has been dedicated and passionate on upholdin...
Forever Blue
Lieutenant Blue MacCoy returns back to his hometown for his stepbrother's wedding. Everybody in the town is fascinated with what he will do since his stepbrother Gerald will be marrying the woman Blue has loved. But when he gets there he is reacquainted with Lucy Tait, one of the town's police. Blue is instantly attracted to Lucy which she reciprocates. When Gerald turns up dead the morning after the engagement party, all fingers point toward Blue. Blue,...
Frisco's Kid
Lt. Alan “Frisco” Francisco is miserable and in pain after a bullet has hit his knee discharging him from his Navy SEAL duty until his knee has healed. But doctor's prognosis tells him that he can't regain the full use of his knee again. For five years already, he has had numerous surgery but all without success on repairing his knee completely. Frisco doesn't want to hear that and pushes himself hard to recover quickly and get back to his duty. But his ...

Suzanne Brockmann list of books

Future Perfect
Juliana Anderson is living quietly and happily in the bed-and-breakfast inn she co-owns and co-manages with her aunt. Her inn is suddenly disrupted by the arrival of a bestselling mystery/thriller author Webster Donovan, who has booked in the inn for 6 weeks. Although she loves his books, her first impression of Webster is not a good one especially when he appears late and dirty in her inn. The instant attraction that flares up between them also causes J...
Get Lucky
Sydney Jameson is returning back to her house after a night out when she discovers that her neighbor has been attacked and raped by a hooded man who has bumped her in the hallway just earlier. They report the incident to the police and are surprised to find that this has been a series of rape by the same man. Lucky O Donlon begs off his squad's exciting mission to go home to San Diego for his sister's wedding. With a lot of time in his hands, he has be...
Gone Too Far
Ballantine, Jul 2003, 19.95 ISBN: 0345462270 Two years ago Navy SEAL Sam Starrett married Mary Lou Haley. They had a child, but their marriage will end once Mary Lou signs the divorce papers. Sam drives to Sarasota, Florida to see his little girl and insure the papers are signed, but instead finds a female corpse; his child is missing. Because the Navy provost marshal detains Sam's former leader Lieutenant Commander Tom Poeletti on suspicion o...
Harvard's Education
For eight weeks agent P.J. Richards has been assigned as the only woman in a four member task force sent to train with the U.S. Navy SEALs, and she isn't about to let anyone tell her she can't hack it. P.J. can't afford to be distracted by anything or anyone, especially a Navy Seal named Senior Chief "Harvard" Becker, who seems to take pride in pointing out she should not be there. Harvard believes that there is no room for women in a combat zone. It...
Heartthrob
Jericho Beaumont was once the star of the box office before alcohol and drug use brought him crashing down. Now, six years later, after being in rehab and being sober for five years, he's trying to get back into the movie business. However, it's not that easy...Kate O'Laughlin is producing *The Promise,* and reluctantly gives Beaumont the lead role: though he is undeniably the only one who can fill the role with justice, she doesn't trust him to stay sob...
Hot Target
Ballantine, Dec 2004, 19.95 ISBN: 0345467930 With his mom recovering from breaking her wrists in a fall, US Navy SEAL Chief Cosmo Richter is on leave in Southern California to help her with her recuperation. He also takes a temporary assignment with Troubleshooters, Inc managed by his former military superior Tom Paoletti. Filmmaker Jane Chadwick has received threats because she is making a movie on the relationship between two homosexual Wor...

Suzanne Brockmann novels

Into the Night
Ballantine, Dec 2002, 6.99 ISBN: 0345458850 With several years of SEAL assignments under his belt including Afghanistan missions, Lieutenant (junior grade) Mike Muldoon is assigned the most career-threatening job of his naval life. Mike must escort White House staffer Joan DaCosta while she serves as liaison for a visit to the San Diego naval station by the president's fortyish daughter, Brook “Wild Child” Bryant. President Bryant will follow t...
Kiss and Tell
Leila Hunt returns to her hometown in Sunrise Key to celebrate New Year's Eve with her brother and friends. She is despondent when her boyfriend Elliot won't be able to come with her or join the party later because he is tied up with his work. Leila doesn't know why she still puts up with Elliot when she knows in her heart that she doesn't love him at all. At the party they are dressed in costumes. When the countdown for New Year is starting, she is sudd...
Ladies' Man
Ellen is at the airport to meet up for one of her Great Aunts as a favor to her famous Uncle, whom she and her 2 children are living with for the summer in NYC. While waiting for the delayed plane she regrets not having brought a book with her and wanders off to one of the airport book stores. There she spies the ruggedly handsome man standing looking at books by one of her favorite authors. He tries a couple of pick up lines with her after being draw...
Letters To Kelly
This is the story of T. Jackson (Jax) Winchester and Kelly O'Brien. Jax and Kelly met when she was 12. He was 18 and her brother Kevin's college roommate. The two become friends as Jax becomes close to the O'Brien family. Over the years, Jax's feelings for Kelly gradually shift from friendship to love as she gets older. Finally, when she is 16, he escorts her to her prom when her date cancels at the last minute. It's then that he realizes he's falle...
Love With A Proper Stranger
Marie Carver is burnt out by her job as president of the family business, Carver Software. After tendering her resignation, Marie decides that she needs to leave Arizona, go on vacation and find a purpose in life. Marie changes her name to Mariah Robinson and heads to the resort town of Garden Isle, Georgia. Mariah spends her days taking pictures and doing volunteer work for a local organization Foundations for Families. Mariah strikes up a friendshi...
Otherwise Engaged
Molly Cassidy settles in Sunrise Key with her hearing impaired son, Zander, to start a new life by turning the old house she has inherited from her late husband into a bed-and- breakfast place to support themselves. While trying to fix the leak in the roof during a storm breakout, she is suddenly faced with town's billionaire Preston Seaholm who is happy to help her with the roof. Preston is instantly attracted to Molly but more than that he wants to buy...

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Out Of Control
Ivy, Mar 2002, 6.99, 416 pp. ISBN: 0804119716 Her friend told her that her best chance of rescuing her Uncle Alex resides with US Navy SEAL Ken “Wildcard” Karmody. Desperate, Savannah von Hopf is in San Diego hoping to persuade Ken to help her with the ransom exchange in Jakarta, Indonesia. She met Ken once while in Yale so how does she explain the “coincidence” that has him changing her flat tire near his home unless she tells the truth. ...
Over The Edge
Lieutenant Teri Howe is tough, dedicated, and highly-skilled--until a past mistake surfaces, jeopardizing everything she's worked for. Rock steady Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok has made a career of solving problems. He willingly comes to Teri's aid, knowing that his personal code of honor--and perhaps his heart--will be at risk. But when a jet carrying an American senator's daughter is hijacked, Stan's unflinching determination and Teri's steadfast cour...
Prince Joe
U.S. Navy Seal Joe Catalanotto is enjoying a fishing vacation with his buddies when he is hustled off to Washington D.C. for a top secret mission. Upon arriving in D.C. Joe "Cat" discovers that he has been hand selected to impersonate European royalty, Prince Tedric of Ustanzia. Due to his striking resemblance to the Prince, who is the subject of a terrorist groups' assassination plot, it is Joe's job to pretend to be the Prince. Joe has a bitter tast...
Scenes of Passion
Maggie Stanton is horrified at where her life is heading. She has been walked over by people never ever voicing out what she wants. She has given up studying drama arts in favor of the law degree her father wants her to take. She loves acting and she has been good at it when she was in high school. But she's stuck in a law office working a boring and miserable job. Her love life also sucks despite having a fiancée. Brock takes her for granted and doesn't...
Taylor's Temptation
Navy SEAL Chief Bobby Taylor has been assigned to look out for his buddy's little sister Colleen Skelly. Wes Skelly has asked Bobby to convince his sister to change her mind about going to Tulgeria for humanitarian volunteering. Wes fears that his sister may get killed in that terrorist-infested dangerous place. Since Bobby can't go into any of the squad's mission due broken shoulder, he agrees to his bestfriend's request and heads to Boston. Colleen i...
The Admiral's Bride
Six canisters of a deadly weapon of mass destruction, 'Triple X', have been stolen from a government scientific research base. The culprits - a cult-like activist society - have been identified. In charge of retrieving the missing poison are a group of Navy SEALS, led by Admiral Jake Robinson, a former Vietnam war hero. Brought in to help is leading chemical warfare expert, twenty-nine-year-old Dr. Zoe Lange. In order to complete their mission, fifty-fou...
The Kissing Game
Frankie Paresky and Simon Hunt has been the best of friends since childhood. Now that they're adults, Frankie keeps having lustful thoughts toward Simon. Simon feels the same way. However Frankie knows that it'll be a mistake to act on her feelings because Simon is known to be the Sunrise Key's cassanova – he dates and sleeps with women but doesn't actually commit himself to one. If ever they would sleep together, she knows that when Simon leaves her, it...
The Unsung Hero
After a near fatal head injury, Navy SEAL lieutenant Tom Paoletti is given 30 days sick leave. After returning to his small town he sees a man he believes to be an international terrorist. But is it real or his head injury? Dr. Kelly Ashton 'the girl next door' has always loved the 'bad boy' Tom. She thinks it's safe to have a 30 day fling were all her childhood fantasies can be played out, but Tom soon realizes his feelings are much more. Tom calls...
Time Enough For Love
Maggie Winthrop is shocked to find a naked gorgeous man in front of her house. She is more alarmed to discover that he knows so much about her. Hearing him out, she finds out that he comes from the future. He's Charles “Chuck” Delia Croce 7 years after, who has invented the time traveling machine. Unfortunately a group of terrorist named Wizard-9 has gotten hold of the machine and has used it to kill the president of the USA and bomb the White House. Usi...
Undercover Princess
Princess Katherine is on a quest to find her long-lost brother. To that end, she poses as a nanny in the home of Trey Sutherland: she believes his business partner may be her brother. Katherine soon wins over Trey's two children, as well as their father. A romantic relationship begins, but Trey is still unaware of Katherine's true identity....