An exciting prequel novella to New York Times and USA Todaybestselling author Julie Ann Walker's thrilling new Deep Six series
Harper Searcy didn't want to fall for a soldier, but she couldn't forget her hot Navy SEAL friend or their one night stand. When the U.S. Embassy in Pakistan where she works comes under attack by terrorists, there is only one man she knows who would move heaven and earth to rescue her: Michael "Mad Dog" Wainwright.
"The Deep Six series is going to be one exhilarating ride." -RT Book Reviews
- Original Title:Hot as Hell (Deep Six 0.5)
- Author:Julie Ann Walker
- Rating:7.98 / 10
- Publisher:Published June 1st 2016 by Sourcebooks Casablanca
United States Embassy
Harper Searcy’s eyes rounded as she grabbed the edge of her desk. It shook in rhythm to the rattle of the bulletproof windows in the large office across the way, and the wheels on her rolling chair chattered against the tile floor like teeth in a bony skull. For a moment, her brain blanked. Just…full stop. Nothing. A big, honking nada. And there she sat with her jaw slung open while the whole world did the shimmy-shake.
Then her synapses started firing—rapid-firing, more like—and she snapped her mouth closed, quickly glancing around the small anteroom that was her workspace as the secretary and all-around right-hand man…er…woman…for the U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan. A loud snapping sound preceded the appearance of a huge crack zigzagging its way up the plaster wall to her right...