No Control by Shannon K. Butcher is a fast-paced suspense that will consume the reader with lots of intrigue, action and the emotional hell that Lana Hancock and Caleb Stone must deal with. After a long recovery, Lana is trying to put back the pieces of her life that was nearly destroyed while being held captive by a terrorist group. Now that same group is targeting her again and Caleb Stone walks back into her life determined to be the protector, where before he was part of her torturous ordeal. Caleb witnessed the horror that the terrorist group, the Swarm, put Lana through and wasn't able to help her without blowing his undercover operation to take the group down. With the latest threat to Lana, he hopes to appease the guilt he's lived with for not being able to help her when she needed him. Can these two tortured souls find their way out of the dark and into the light before the new deadly threats permanently stop them?
Shannon K. Butcher weaves a powerful tale of danger, betrayal and heart wrenching emotions that keeps the reader hanging at the edge of their seat with the unfolding plot, and characters that will touch your heart. It's a journey through the human spirit as Lana's horrific past is revealed in spill-chilling detail and with her determination to overcome some of the darkest days of her life. These characters will touch on all your emotions from anger, shock, and fear--to the hearts ability to find peace, forgiveness and the healing power of love. No Control is a must read suspense that I recommend as an excellent read. It's well written with a story that stays with you long after the last page. Enjoy!
Lana Hancock knows all about danger -- and betrayal. Eighteen months ago, she was captured by a terrorist group known as the Swarm while one of its member, a rugged man with sinfully dark eyes, did nothing to help her. Now when she's freed and desperate to put it all behind her, the unthinkable happens. The Swarm is targeting Lana once again and the man who stood silently by has become her protector. But can she trust him?
Delta Force operative Caleb Stone will never forget the hatred shining in Lana's eyes. Ordered to take down the Swarm by infiltrating its ranks, Caleb couldn't blow his cover to save her -- no matter how much it haunted him. Now, gifted with a second chance, he vows to move heaven and earth to protect her.and fulfill her every desire. But the Swarm has reorganized. It's more powerful than ever and hell-bent on revenge.