The Defiant Hero - Troubleshooters, Bk 2 Author:Suzanne Brockmann A story of steadfast courage, intimate passions, and the profound risks that are taken in the name of love.... — TRUST WAS THE LAST DEFENSE... — "The United States refuses to negotiate with terrorists." Meg Moore remembered the warning from her job as a translator in a European embassy. Those same words will spell out a death... more » sentence for her daughter and grandmother who have been kidnapped by a lethal group called the Extremists. Meg will do anything to meet their unspeakable demands; anything -- even kill -- to save her child.
When Navy SEAL John Nilsson is summoned to Washington, D.C. by the FBI to help negotiate a hostage situation, the last person he expects to see holding a foreign ambassador at gunpoint is Meg. He hasn't seen her in years, but he's never forgotten how it feels to hold her in his arms. John could lose his career if he helps her escape. She will lose her life if he doesn't....« less
I found the heroine completely annoying, so I never really enjoyed this book. I read it in two days anyway, but Meg really irritated me. Still, its a must read if you are in to Brockmann's SEAL books. The side stories were better than the central story.