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Next of Kin

Authors: Sala, Sharon
Publisher: MIRA Books
BISAC/Subject: FIC027110
ISBN: 9781459220331, Related ISBNs: 0778313123, 1459220331, 9780778313120, 9781459220331
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 400,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: Beth Venable has seen too much. Witness to a major mob hit, she's placed in protective custody until the trial. But after her third safe house is riddled with bullets, she goes off-grid to save herself. What the FBI can't do, her kinfolk will.

The beautiful but forbidding Appalachian Mountains of Kentucky welcome Beth back, dirt roads and rustic shacks a world apart from L.A. But her homecoming—even her blissful reunion with strong, silent Ryal Walker—is made bittersweet by the fight she's brought to the clan's doorstep. Hidden in a remote cabin with the man she's always wanted, Beth begins to dream of a new life: her old one. But after so long, with such dangers stalking her…impossible.

But love can distill life down to its essence: an elixir of pure hope, nerve—and the will to survive.

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