When a cold case is reopened, a murderer re-emerges deadlier than ever in this thriller in New York Times bestselling author Karen Rose's Baltimore series. Baltimore Homicide Detective Stevie Mazzetti has suffered losses no woman should have to endure. And, despite it all, she's still a fighter. When she learns that her ex-partner might have miscarried justice, she's determined to put the past to rights, even when she becomes a target. It's former Marine Clay Maynard's job to see the risk in every situation, but he doesn't have to look hard to find the danger surrounding Stevie. Since the minute he first saw her, Clay has wanted to protect the wounded officer, and he started loving her not long after that. So when Stevie attracts the attention of a vicious psychopath, Clay will do whatever it takes to keep her alive. That is, if he can stay ahead of a killer with everything to lose-and something terrifying to hide...
Praise for Karen Rose and her novels "Karen Rose delivers the kind of high-wire suspense that keeps you riveted."-Lisa Gardner "Intense, complex, and unforgettable."-James Patterson "Rose writes blistering, high-octane suspense that never lets up."-Karen Robards "Deftly mixes a family crime saga and the horrors of human trafficking...a gripping story."- Publishers Weekly "The queen of romantic suspense"-Crime and Publishing
Karen Rose studierte an der Universität von Maryland, Washington, D. C. Ihre hochspannenden Thriller sind preisgekrönte internationale Topseller, die in viele verschiedene Sprachen übersetzt worden sind. Wenn Karen Rose nicht gerade Thriller schreibt oder auf Weltreise ist, lebt sie mit ihrem Mann und ihren zwei Töchtern in Florida.