By Danielle Steel
On a stunning might morning at New York’s John F. Kennedy airport, planes have simply departed for San Francisco—one a 757, one other a smaller Airbus A321. At a safety checkpoint, TSA agent Bernice Adams unearths a postcard of the Golden Gate Bridge bearing an ambiguous—perhaps ominous—message. Her manager dismisses her issues, yet Bernice calls defense and shortly Ben Waterman arrives. A senior fatherland safety agent, nonetheless grappling with guilt after a disastrous operation during which hostages have been killed, Ben too turns into suspicious. Who left the postcard in the back of, which flight is that individual on, and what precisely does the message mean?
As Ben scans the passenger manifests, his concentration turns to the A321, with Helen Smith as its senior pilot. Helen’s army carrier and her tenure with the airline were exemplary. yet her husband’s savage dying in Iraq was once greater than an individual should still endure, leaving her widowed with 3 little ones. a big movie big name is on board. So is an off-duty pilot who has simply misplaced his forty-year profession. So is a distraught father, touring with the infant son he has kidnapped from his estranged spouse. Sifting via facts and hoping on intuition, Ben turns into confident that somebody on Helen’s aircraft is making plans whatever negative. And he’s correct. Passengers, staff, and specialists at the floor turn into heroes out of necessity to attempt to ward off tragedy on the 11th hour.
In her attractive novel, Danielle metal combines excessive motion with tales of emotionally wealthy, intertwined lives. because the jet bears down on its vacation spot of San Francisco, strangers are united, determined offerings are made, and futures may be replaced ceaselessly via a handful of unintentional heroes.
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Accidental Heroes: A Novel by Danielle Steel