The Wake: When Truth Won't Die (The Jessica Trilogy - Volume 3)
by Connie Johnson Hambley
Charylar Press (2017)
ISBN 13: 9780999115404
ISBN 10: 0999115405
genre: FICTION > POLITICAL > TERRORISM > THRILLER
World-class equestrian, Jessica Wyeth, is thrust into the middle of a game of geopolitical warfare. Reeling from revelations of her connection to the violent struggles to expunge Britain from Northern Ireland, she’s blocked by unseen forces from returning to the United States. The facts of Jessica’s birth become her deepest secret. Her late mother was considered by Northern Ireland to be a terrorist and her father is a key negotiator between violent Irish Republican Army (IRA) factions in Belfast and the British Government. Jessica vows to keep her father’s secrets at all costs.Only one man knows Jessica’s truth. Michael Connaught, heir to an international crime family who profits from political uprisings, struggles with his own legacy. He is torn between protecting the woman he loves or using her sensational past as a catalyst for inciting global unrest. When a terrorist bomb rips through the crowd at the Atlanta Olympics, Jessica is forced to fight for her life in ways she never dreamed.