A mysterious woman fleeing an unknown terror boards the wrong plane at San Francisco International and disappears into the heart of the country. Freddy Ferguson, a troubled detective with a violent past, believes she’s the last living witness to a crime that has captivated the nation.

Sifting through the wreckage of her past, he begins to understand who she’s running from, and why. Now he must track her down before her pursuers can silence her for good.

A modern crime thriller with elements of Raymond Chandler and the classic pulp novels of the 1950’s, this character study wrapped in a tale of crime and redemption was named to Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2018.


A consummate thriller with some of the best characterization you’ll see all year. — Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

One of the year’s best thrillers. — BestThrillers.com

A phenomenal mystery novel with dynamic characters and a gripping and intricate plot. — Susan Sewell, Readers’ Favorite


Named to Kirkus Reviews' Best Books of 2018

One of the year's best thrillers (2018) - BestThrillers.com

2019 eLit Awards Silver Medal Winner - Mystery/Suspense/Thriller