Ken Norton is on the brink of madness and he is trying to hide it. Helping his brother Jack search for his wife Brionyís twin sister, Marigold, is one of the few things that keeps him grounded. His current assignment has is protecting a U.S. senator, the man responsible for every scar on his body, and Ken is walking a fine line. An attack on the senator leads to a confrontation between Kenís team and another squad of enhanced soldiers.
Marigold's only family is the other members of her team. Dr. Peter Whitney has been experimenting on and training them all as super soldiers her whole life. Now he plans to breed them like cattle with his secret squad of enhanced warriors. A fate worth her life to escape.
Ken encounters Mari in the course of an assassination attempt on the senator they have been sent to protect. A wounded Mari tries to escape Jack and Kenís custody to return to her ďsistersĒ, fellow Ghostwalkers. Ken and Mari fall prey to an instinctual attraction that is almost too strong to resist. Convincing Mari to stay with him is the only thing Ken wants but he doesnít trust himself not to become the monster that his scars make him.
Christine Feehanís action packed Ghostwalker series keeps getting better and better. Deadly Game is chockfull of action, sizzling sensuality and the characters we have come to love from Christine.