Book Reviews of Desperado (Hutton & Co, Bk 5)

Desperado (Hutton & Co, Bk 5)
Desperado - Hutton & Co, Bk 5
Author: Diana Palmer
ISBN-13: 9781551666921
ISBN-10: 1551666928
Publication Date: 6/1/2003
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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4 stars, based on 150 ratings
Publisher: Mira
Book Type: Paperback
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Pretty good read. Cord's treatment of Maggie gets ugly at times, but maybe it justs makes it sweeter when he finally admits he loves her.
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Cord Romero - a mercenary for hire. Having barely survived a murder attempt from an elusive enemy, Cord has made it his personal mission to neutralize his foe, the head of a multinational corporation that fronts a child labor ring. Deadly and conniving.

In order to get closer to his target, Cord jkoins forces with the Lassiter Detective Agency, where hi's reunited with his childhood friend maggie Barton. Cord is surprised to find Maggie is no longer the impressionable young woman he once knew. A recent widow, she is now a strong and independent woman in charge of her own life and an expert in a profession that places her as Cord's equal. She has one vulnerability, however, a tragic secret from her past that threatens her relationship with Cord and sets her up as a pawn for his deadly enemy.

On this, the most important case of his life, Cord cannot afford to be distracted. And he reluctantly acknowledges that Maggie plays an indispensible part in unraveling the child labor magnate's links to a shady global corporation that is the source of his weaalth. Forced to trust each other for their very survival, Cord and Maggie embark on a lethal game of cat and mouse that can leae only one winner standing.
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Loved, Loved this book. Characters Cord Romero and Maggie Barton. One of the Best of Diana Palmers books on Mercenaries.
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great book
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Mercenary Cord Romero and his now grown-up and surprisingly beautiful childhood friend Maggie Barton team up to destroy a child labor ring that is led by Cord's must elusive enemy, the hateful Raul Gruber. Although their relationship is anything but warm when they first start working together, Cord and Maggie soon give in to years of pent-up sexual longing. The character of Maggie Barton has also appeared in the book LORD OF THE DESERT.
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fast paced modern western
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Great read, strong characters, was easily swept up in the book.
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Good book. Follows "Lord of the Desert" in which Maggie is on vacation with her friend, Gretchen, when she gets the call Cord has been hurt. These two books are seperate stand alone books and do not need to be read together.
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Maggie flies halfway around the world to take care of Cord. She finds herself involved with some deadly men.
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Nice little romance.
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This book really swept me into the story! I felt as if I were there through it all as it was happening! Stories and authors like this are hard to come by.
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another great read
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very good read
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Mercenary Cord Romero and his now grown-up and surprisingly beautiful childhood friend Maggie Barton team up to destroy a child labor ring that is led by Cord's must elusive enemy, the hateful Raul Gruber. Although their relationship is anything but warm when they first start working together, Cord and Maggie soon give in to years of pent-up sexual longing. The character of Maggie Barton has also appeared in the book LORD OF THE DESERT.
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One of my favorite Diana Palmer books.
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Another great
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This book by Diana was great. she know how to put the twist in there i just couldnt put the book down at all. i took it to work and was able to block everyone out. it is a book that leaves you waiting to see the end.
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Great read!
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one of the besy for diana palmer. loved it!
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Fun, romance novel.
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Forced to trust each other for their very survival, Cord and Maggie embark on a lethal game of cat and mouse that can leave only one winner standing. Sexual tension sizzles between these two.
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Another book bought because of horses in the story.

Mercenary Cord Romero has information that will implicate a drug dealer, and he realizes that both his life and the life of a woman from his past are in danger. Forced to trust each other for their very survival, the unlikely couple embark on a lethal game of cat and mouse.
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It's a good story
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Palmer is always a good read.
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I enjoyed it.It hold my interest.
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Tough ,relentless and a force to be reckoned with, Cord Romero lives for the adrenaline rush that comes with bieng a mercentary for hire.Having barely survived a murder attempt,Cord is looking for vengeance. But to get to his target it means joing forces with Maggie Barton. No longer the impressionable young woman he once knew, Maggie is strong and independent and an expert in a profession that places her as Cord's equal. But a tragic secret from Maggie's past threatens her relationship with Cord and makes her a pawn for his deadly enemy.
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He is every inch the desperado.
Tough, relentless and a force to be reckoned with, Cord Romero lives for the adrenaline rush that come with being a mercenary for hire. Risking his neck is all in a days's work.
But this time the job is personal.
Having barely survived a murder attempt, Cord is looking for vengeance. But to get to his target it means joining forces with Maggie Barton.
No Longer the impressionable young woman he once knew, Maggie is strong and independent-and an expert in a profession that places her as Cord's equal. But a tragic secret from Maggie's past threatens her relationship with Cord...and makes her a pawn for his deadly enemy.
Forced to trust each other for their very survival, Cord an Maggie embark on a lethal game of cat and mouse that can leave only one winner standing.