Whenlife is murder, who can you trust?
One minute Mia Quinn is in herbasement, chatting on the phone with a colleague at the prosecutor’s office.The next minute she hears a gunshot over the line, and Mia listens in horror asher colleague and friend Colleen bleeds to death.
Mia’s a natural for heading up themurder investigation, but these days it’s all she can do to hold her lifetogether. As a new widow with a pile of debts, a troubled teenaged son, and a four-year-oldwho wakes up screaming at night, she needs more time with her family, not less—andworking Colleen’s case will be especially demanding. But Colleen was herfriend, and she needs to keep her job. So Mia reluctantly teams up withdetective Charlie Carlson to investigate. But the deeper they dig, the morecomplications unfold—even the unsettling possibility that someone may be comingafter her.
Lis Wiehl’s signature plot twists andrelatable characters shine in this absorbing series debut . . . with anintriguing cameo from her best-selling Triple Threat series.
“A stunning crime series debut . . .Smart, suspenseful, and full of twists that only an insider like Wiehl couldpull off .” —Linda Fairstein, New York Times best-sellingauthor