Title: Darkness Lurks
Series: Book 1 in the Darkness Series
Author: J.L. Drake
Release date: July 21, 2015
Publisher: Limitless Publishing
Emily McPhee has struggled to overcome her fatherâs death...
Itâs not easy, but Emily finally has the life she wants. Sheâs an A student at Orange University and has a comfortable home and a great circle of friends. Sheâs also in love with handsome Orange PD officer Seth Connors. He doesnât seem to return her feelings, though, so she tells herself his friendship is enough.
Jimmy Lasko is a psychopath, and Emily is his greatest obsessionâ¦
Lasko knows what he wantsâwhat he deservesâand has the deadly skills and unending patience to get it. What he wants is Emily, and he is watching and waiting for the perfect opportunity to strike. That time is coming soon; heâll make sure of it.
A sense of unease settles on Emily, but is the danger real or imagined?
When Emily begins hearing noises and suspects someone has been in her house, Seth urges her to get a roommate. But after a search, she realizes a certain attractive cop would be the perfect choice, and Seth moves in.
Seth loves Emily, but fears his feelings might make it difficult to protect her.
In all areas of his life, Seth sees himself as a protector. Heâs determined to keep Emily safe, but he pushes the captivating blonde away in an attempt to stay objective. However, after her stalker makes a failed attempt to capture her, Seth can no longer deny his feelings.
With help from Sethâs police colleagues, he and Emily set out to identify the person hunting her before itâs too late. But is it worth the risk to bait the trap with what he wants most?
About the Author
J. L. Drake was born and raised in Nova Scotia, Canada, later moving to Southern California where she now lives with her husband and two children.
When she is not writing she loves to spend time with her family, travelling or just enjoying a night at home. One thing you might notice in her books is her love of the four seasons. Growing up on the east coast of Canada the change in the seasons is in her blood and is often mentioned in her writing.
An avid reader of James Patterson, J.L. Drake has often found herself inspired by his many stories of mystery and intrigue. She hopes you will enjoy her books as much as she has enjoyed writing them.
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