Burning Up by Angela Knight, Nalini Singh, Virginia Kantra, Meljean Brook

By Angela Knight, Nalini Singh, Virginia Kantra, Meljean Brook

Deliver those 4 authors jointly and it's certain to ignite a spark...

Angela Knight pairs a vampire warrior and his seductive captor in a conflict opposed to demonic predators.

Nalini Singh returns to the realm of her Psy-Changeling sequence as a lady in deadly hazard reveals an not likely protector—and lover.

Virginia Kantra maintains the haunting stories of the youngsters of the ocean in her tale of a wounded soldier rescued by means of an enigmatic younger woman.

Meljean Brook launches a daring new steampunk sequence a couple of girl who moves a provocative—and terrifying—bargain for freedom.

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Probably before you were born. ’’ ‘‘That’s a long time ago. ’’ ‘‘Once you have it you don’t forget it,’’ he replied, and as we waited for the EKG he told me the story. He was out in the desert, testing a new heat-seeking missile for the Air Force. The crew was up before dawn, and the ⅐ 33 ⅐ target—burning oil drums—was visible for miles across the flats. He stood in the open with a radio, wearing a white dress shirt because he was expected at the office later that morning. They fired the missile from over the horizon, and it came across the desert at two thousand miles per hour.

Now I could have read anything there. ‘‘It must have been the Word,’’ the attending said, looking down at her, his face grim. For an instant he looked angry, vengeful. And there it was, blue-black, the full size of my thumb, held in the pathologist’s tweezers. The blood clot. ’’ The attending looked solemn, stern, but the anger I had seen was gone. Surprised, we simply nodded as he bowed his head and spoke. Our father who art in heaven Hallowed be Thy name. Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done on earth as it is in Heaven.

Dull, vague, in his chest, going up into his neck and down his left arm. He felt sick to his stomach. He felt like he couldn’t breathe. ’’ He looked up at me, breathing more easily now on the oxygen, his lips growing pink again. ‘‘I had pain exactly like this thirty years ago,’’ he said. ‘‘Probably before you were born. ’’ ‘‘That’s a long time ago. ’’ ‘‘Once you have it you don’t forget it,’’ he replied, and as we waited for the EKG he told me the story. He was out in the desert, testing a new heat-seeking missile for the Air Force.

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