Torie Stoker‚ born Victoria Hamilton‚ is hiding from her father. Shipped off to a boarding school when she was thirteen‚ at twenty-nine‚ she’s never looked back. When her best friend‚ Kathy‚ dies‚ Torie settles in Oregon‚ determined to give meaning to Kathy’s death. Fozzie wants nothing more than to locate his target and get back to his real job. When he finds Torie being dragged away at gunpoint‚ his protective instincts kick in. Soon‚ they’re racing to discover why her father sent armed men after her. Or could it have something to do with the work that Torie is doing to fullfill Kathy’s dream? The answers threaten to change Torie’s life forever. Rooted in Danger‚ the third in the Blackthorne‚ Inc. series‚ starts on a tropical island and things heat up from there. It will keep readers turning pages as the stakes, and romance, escalate.