Title: LUCKY CHARMS
Genre: Mainstream Fiction with Elements of Romantic Suspense
Word Count: 78k
With her best friend missing, it’s not crooked cops and tracking human traffickers that has Charlie Cooper's panties full of sand—it’s putting her trust in a man she’s just met.
I glared at the couple dry humping on top of the speakers. My shoes hurt. My boobs were sweating. This was supposed to be fun?
“It’s too hot in here.”
“What?” Becca pointed to her ears. “I can’t hear you. The music.”
“I said it’s too hot!”
Becca grabbed my arm and dragged me to the ladies room at the back of the club. “Charlie, would it kill you to lighten up?” she asked. “Please?” Her voice sounded muffled to my ringing ears.
Ethan stepped through the door. “You guys okay?”
“E.” Becca pointed to the sign. “Ladies room.”
Three girls weaved past us toward the sinks. One of them stopped and gave Ethan a sideways look.
“It’s okay,” he said. “What you got, I don’t want. Believe me.”
The girl raised an eyebrow.
Becca shook me. “Do you have any idea who I had to flirt with to get us in here?”