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(Decorah Security #3)

3.64  ·  Rating details ·  219 ratings  ·  18 reviews
When death is stalking, only a phantom can save her--and love her.

Fleeing to her father’s abandoned Arizona ranch to hide from political assassins, Isabella
Flores is attacked by a ghost haunting the property. He’s Decorah Security agent Matthew
Houseman, killed in the line of duty. Still, passion blooms between Isabella and Matthew,
and as their relationship turns more p
Kindle Edition, 83 pages
Published December 13th 2011 by Light Street Press
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Jul 05, 2015 rated it really liked it
3.5 stars
Such a sweet book.
Margaret McGovern
Feb 28, 2019 rated it really liked it
Excellent contemporary paranormal romantic suspense. Isabella is on the run from dangerous men. At her fathers ranch she’s greeted by a spirit that doesn’t want to give up. The two embark on a unique journey that keeps the reader turning pages.
Radd Reader
Oct 05, 2018 rated it it was ok
Short story. 83 pages so it didn’t have much depth.
Rebecca Delio
Mar 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing

I love all of Rebecca York's books especially the Decorah Series. This story was especially great. I hope all readers get a chance to read her books..
Aug 24, 2014 rated it it was amazing
**Decorah Security Series, Volume #3, from NY Times Best-Selling Author Rebecca York**


Rebecca York delivers page-turning suspense.

--Nora Roberts 

No one sends more chills down your spine than the very creative and imaginative Ms. York! 

--Melinda Helfer, Romantic Times


When death is stalking, only a phantom can save her--and love her.

Fleeing to her father's abandoned Arizona ranch to hide from political assassins, Isabella is attacked by a ghost haunting the p
Feb 14, 2017 rated it liked it
A good short story.

I enjoyed this paranormal short story; it starts off with fast action from the first page, adding the paranormal twist this series is famous for and then adds a wonderful feel good factor into the mix. I don't think that you have to have read the previous Decorah Security books to enjoy this one and feel that it works well as a stand alone story.
Dec 22, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: paranormal, steamy
Isabella and her father were political refugees. She was guarded by Decorah Security and one man in particular, Matthew. She was a teenager back then, but she knew she loved him even then. They both felt an attraction to each other, but he was 9 years older than her and would never think of acting on his feelings for her. She eventually left the ranch safe house and became a nurse. She also had heard that Matthew had been killed over 5 years ago in a shoot out. One night, 2 men came to kill her- ...more
Short, but sweet! Matthew Houseman was the love of Isabella Flores' young life when he was her bodyguard, but he showed no signs of returning her feelings. He is later killed and she has only memories of him and the safety she felt on the ranch she one lived and has now returned to in fear of her life.

Isabella is a strong woman, able to defend herself, but somehow she is getting help from a phantom! She dreams of being with Matthew and even though it feels real, it couldn't be, right? Is she see
Jun 09, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: read-2013
Isabella is running from her home from the men sent to kill her and her father. She goes to an old safe house she was in years earlier when she was guarded by Matthew houseman. She ends up really having feeling for him but is too young and he has a job to do so nothing comes of it. A few years later, she finds out Matt is killed while on duty with decorah securities. When she gets to the ranch she encounters Matt's ghost.

Wow what a great short story, while I would liked to have read their whole
Dec 16, 2012 rated it liked it
This was an okay read, a little misleading in how its described/billed. I liked Isabella, though, well enough, and the story flowed quickly and smoothly. It did make me curious about the rest of the books in the series, so I guess it achieved its purpose as far as short stories go.
May 08, 2013 rated it really liked it
Imaginative storyline, danger, sexy and brave hero & heroine that keep you turning pages to see how the story unfolds! Rebecca York is brilliantly creative with her suspenseful paranormal romances. Join the fantasy in this novella as you follow Matthew & Isabella's story!! ...more
Carolyn Jenkins
Jun 12, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Love Conquers All

When Isabella was in danger, Matthew's spirit keeps her safe. This is a story of faith in love. It has some unexpected twists that most readers will not anticipate, but will appreciate.
Aug 09, 2013 rated it liked it
Good story. Really liked how protective and loving Matthew was even if he wasn't 'whole'. ...more
Wendy coling ( trowbridge)
Rebecca's books are well detailed with action and romance. Isabella gets her man Matthew. ...more
Glenda Bettin
Mar 07, 2015 rated it it was amazing
loved this book
May 18, 2013 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: women
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Great little novella. Quite steamy.
Kim Jackson
Oct 04, 2013 rated it really liked it
Ok, so, this one is freaking me out a little bit but, I'm hooked on the story line and looking forward to reading the first full length novel in this series. ...more
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Ruth Glick (born 1942) is a best-selling author of healthy cookbooks and has also written dozens of romantic suspense romance novels under the pen name Rebecca York.

Ruth earned a B.A. in American Thought and Civilization from George Washington University and an M.A. in American Studies from the University of Maryland. Although she always wanted to become a writer, Glick was convinced that her lack

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