A woman I've never met, whose name I don't even know, gambled her own life to protect my child. In return, she was taken by a mad man.
I'll put my career, my security, and my life on the line to get her back safely, even if it means risking my heart along the way.
- Original Title:Anchor (First to Fight Book 1)
- Author:Nicole Blanchard
- Rating:7.66 / 10
- Publisher:Published (first published September 20th 2016)
I wish I could say it was the sexy blonde who’d been wrapped around me like ivy on a pole all night who woke me, but it isn’t her sugar-sweet voice blaring through my cell-phone speaker.
“I swear to God, Gabriel, if you aren’t there at six o’clock on the dot to pick up Emily, I’m going to the lawyers to renegotiate custody.”
“Don’t threaten me, Taylor,” I say with a weariness now characteristic of all our conversations. What I wish I could do is bark orders at her. It’d be so much easier if I could deal with my ex-wife like I do the men under my command. It would have made being married to her a hell of a lot more bearable. Pulling on a pair of pants and choking down a swallow of coffee from a forgotten mug on my nightstand distracts me long enough so I don’t go off on her ass. “It’s not even seven in the morning. I know what time...