April 19, 2017 by dellanioakes
Room 203 is a sequel to Room 103, a romantic suspense novel by Dellani Oakes. In this story, Deputy Marshal Marice Houston finds herself in Daytona Beach, Florida, on special assignment. Things aren’t quite what she expected.
“Turn right up here,” she told Brick. “For someone who grew up here, you’re useless,” she admonished.
“I grew up in New Smyrna, not Daytona. And, in fairness to me, these streets have changed a lot in twenty years.”
“I should send you back to Kansas.”
That earned him an eye roll and a snort.
“You from KSC?” Butch brightened.
“Yes. Most recently. I was born and raised in Florida, but I’ve lived in Kansas City, Missouri,” he emphasized the state. “Since 1999. Just bought a place here, though.”
Brick smiled at Colleen. “It has its compensations.”
© 2017 Dellani Oakes