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Courting Trouble - In Love and War #7 - cover

Courting Trouble - In Love and War #7

Cora Buhlert

Publisher: Pegasus Pulp Publishing

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Summary

Once, Anjali Patel and Mikhail Grikov were soldiers on opposing sides of an intergalactic war. They met, fell in love and decided to go on the run together. 
Now Anjali and Mikhail are trying to eke out a living on the independent worlds of the galactic rim, while attempting to stay under the radar of those pursuing them. 
But when Anjali and Mikhail stumble upon a protection racket during a routine shopping trip, they have to make a choice: Lay low to avoid attracting attention or stay true to their personal ethics and intervene? 
This is a story of 6700 words or approx. 23 print pages in the In Love and War series, but may be read as a standalone.  

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