Within this world profits are yielded in many unscrupulous ways. Whether it’s money laundering, illegal gambling or fixed events. But one such business where the lives of underage children are at stake is human sex trafficking. How can a parent, stepparent or guardian sell a child in order to gain access to money? As you meet the demonic sick and twisted men heading this ring anger fear and hate will fill you mind as the author takes you deep inside the minds of these men who are heartless and have no feelings for anyone even each other.
Bella Caruso is a former cop now undercover hoping to save these young girls by rescuing them. Hope Anderson has been gone for quite some time and until she’s found Bella will remain in the employ of Martin Hirsch. Damien is his enforcer and has no empathy for anyone. Hirsch she realizes hates women and those working for this sadistic man were rapists abusers and lacked respect for women. Pretending to be a doctor who lost her license she managed to infiltrate his organization in this way. But Hirsch is dangerous and ruthless and Bella need great acting skills to pull this off.
Bella had to dig bullets provide medical care for the hurt girls act cold and stay in touch with her boss. But the gravity of this rescue placed her and even some of the girls in danger and communication would be hard and getting caught deadly. These girls were forced into this life and had no choice m. Bella wanted to give them back their lives and freedom. We learn that the force behind this ring is someone referred to as Z. Unfortunately someone close to Bella, also undercover is sacrificed. Treated with disrespect at times Bella withstood more than most could bear.
Declan is another operative working with Simon Egan her handler or boss. Her brother JT is concerned about her and wants her extracted. Adam and Laura who run genesis road saved her after she endured what theses girls did. Hoping to find her and learning what happened to roger beck a team was created to find Bella break up the ring and hopefully find hope and other girls. Kane Rogan and jt would start things moving.
Her stepfather sold Hope 15 months ago and Bella became Hirsch’s doctor. She lost her license because of malpractice.
FBI agent Lucy Kincaid would be brought into the mix and find herself embroiled in a battle to save Bella the girls and with her new boss Rachel. Her husband Sean was highly classified and losing Ryan her partner was tough. Rachel was ruthless and does not like Lucy and before all is said and done they will come to blows in more ways than one. Jason Lopez was assigned to her and watching her moves was his Task. Trust would take time. RCK had vetted their teams and Rachel brought Jason in. Brad Donnelly the assistant special agent in charge of the local DEA office was close to Lucy. Brads assessment of Rachel, Lucy hoped was right but theses two were like oil. Calling Kane Lucy explains that Bella went dark and a cop was killed and she needs to be extracted.
The team will grow in many ways bringing in more resources and agencies before the final shots are fired.
Suzanne Madeaux is Lucy’s friend and the FBI liaison. The end result of their talk was a warning to watch her back and beware of Jason.
Rachel reviewed all of Lucy’s case files she would like nothing better then to remove her. There is something in the past hanging over her head fro an incident involving a young child named Joshua. Selling humans and buying them on the black market is at the core of this novel.
Finding these young girls became Lucy’s priority and if she finds out what happened to hope dead or alive Bella will leave. Jt realizes that us what driving her now. How far will someone go to save the life of one young girl? Risking the lives of many more before all is said and done the Author creates a web of deceit hate and a network so powerful will this team of FBI agents, DEA agents, Navy Seals, Swat and others be able to break it up?
Kate Donovan will head one of the teams. Bella has been undercover and is a private contractor working for an organization that rescues sex slaves in the United States. Rick is explaining this and not blowing her cover is paramount. Their goal to protect Bella and build a case against Hirsch.
Kate Donovan was recently promoted to assistant director at Quantico.
Sean Rogan and Jack Kincaid witnessed an incident at a bar and saw Hirsch in action. White collar opened an investigation into his finances. Lucy reached out to her contact at the National center for missing and exploited children. Two girls are extracted but will they speak out and will they accept help. Bella witnesses the sadistic act of one John and what happened to s child named Sarah. Alliances are formed others shattered and when the pieces cone together and hopes location is verified will they find her alive or dead?
What happens when Bella faces Z and her past comes back into the present? Will jt and his team get there in time before she’s the next victim?
The point at which a situation becomes critical. The point at which a person gives way to stress and you can’t cope anymore. Whose live will become so fragile and walk a tightrope that might snap as Lucy Kincaid, Bella Caruso, JT, Brad and others might all fall prey and become victims of their own breaking point. The issue of sex trafficking is not over and more vigilance and action needs to be taken against these sex offenders. The author takes us up close and personnel in the world that these girls face and sometimes they are never really free even when saved and often find themselves too at their Breaking Point.
Fran Lewis: Just reviews/MJ network/MJ Magazine