Harper McClain was 12 years old when she found her mother stabbed to death, naked on the kitchen floor.
Years later, Harper’s own experience has made her one of the best crime reporters in the Savannah, Georgia. Smith, the sergeant who took Harper under his wing after failing to find her mother’s murderer, has become a mentor to her. She’s also developed a dangerous attraction to Luke Walker, a relationship with its own complications with Luke’s position as an undercover detective.
When Marie Whitney is killed in her home, Harper arrives to see Marie’s 12-year-old daughter being led away from the scene by Smith. Harper sneaks into the crime scene to find Marie Whitney naked and stabbed on the kitchen floor.
She realises that this killing is no coincidence; it’s an echo of her own mother’s murder…
Harper is convinced that if she finds Marie Whitney’s killer, she’ll be able solve the crime that destroyed her own life. But how much is she willing to give to find her closure?