Over the Edge
For Lieutenant Teri Howe, one of the best helicopter pilots in the naval reserves, nothing stands in the way of her passion for flying - until a past mistake surfaces, jeopardizing everything she's worked for. Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok has made a career of tackling difficult challenges so it's... show more
For Lieutenant Teri Howe, one of the best helicopter pilots in the naval reserves, nothing stands in the way of her passion for flying - until a past mistake surfaces, jeopardizing everything she's worked for. Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok has made a career of tackling difficult challenges so it's no surprise when he comes to Teri's aid, knowing that his personal code of honor - and perhaps his heart - will be at risk. When a jet carrying an American senator's daughter is hijacked, Stan's unflinching determination and Teri's steadfast courage are put to the ultimate test. The rescue mission will be daring and dangerous. Yet somewhere between peril and resolution, the line between friends and lovers begins to blur, pushing both their lives over the edge...
Publish date: September 1st 2001
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
, Contemporary Romance
, Romantic Suspense
Series: Troubleshooters (#3)
Once again, the plot gets shoved aside for the sake of the "romances" going on. Once again, I'm left to wonder how any of these people get anything accomplished when they're completely unable to get their heads out of their pants. Once again, the WWII flashbacks feel shoehorned in and completely out...
Senior Chief Stan Wolchonok is Mr. Fix-It. He prevents his SEALs from getting into a bar fight, he consoles them when they're nursing a broken heart, he yells at them when they're not performing at the peak of their abilities...And he saves young Lieutenants from persistent gropers by whisking them ...
I've always had a hard time with terrorist plots so I've been leery of reading this series. Every once in a while, I pick one up if I need something set in one of those -stan countries but on the whole, I try to avoid this subject matter. I do find that I really like these characters and am interes...
Oooh, heartbreaker. By now I've fallen in love with how many great stories Brockmann packs into her books. Lysa and Sam are just killing me, Max and Gina is similarly hearbreaking, and Stan trying to protect Teri is just about the sweetest thing I've ever read.