The Protector - O'Malley, Bk 4 Author:Dee Henderson An arsonist is at work. — Firefighter Jack O'Malley is fearless when it comes to facing an inferno. But being a target doesn't sit well with him, especially when a serial arsonist is endangering his men. — Civilians are being hurt. — Cassie Ellis is a firefighter who has already been touched by the flames. ... more »She fears she's been sidelined for good. But faced with a house ablaze and fire engines too far away to make it in time, she's got no choice but to go in.
Cassie saw him.
Cassie's partner, Ash, got her through the aftermath last time, but now Cassie has to decide if she can trust Jack as her backup. For she saw the arsonist, he saw her ... and Cassie's afraid it's someone she knows.
And the final fire is coming.
Jack is determined to help her laugh again. He never expected love to tie his heart in knots or Cassie's faith to change his life. The fires are escalating; now the arsonist is targeting Cassie. And Jack has become the protector of a woman he will risk everything to save...« less
Jack, member of the O'Malley family and firefighter, finds himself facing all sorts of problems, all at once. First, his beloved sister has been diagnosed with cancer, and she has come out of remission. Then, an old friend, Cassie, returns to active duty after recovering from a major accident on the job, and he wants to protect her from further harm. Finally, a string of arsons begins, and it looks like it may be aimed at him.....and Cassie! Will he find the arsonist in time to save a woman he has begun to love?