Three crimes . . . Two deaths . . . Once chance . . .
A woman beaten to death while her young child sleeps upstairs. A man shot in cold blood. A crooked cop taking backhanders. Barrister Clara Pascal thought she was taking on a simple child custody case.
Still traumatised by her own recent experiences as a kidnap victim, Clara works hard to keep the shadows of the past from affecting her friends, family and work. But the dreams don't get any easier and the past won't go away.
When a local woman is brutally murdered Clara finds herself thrown back into a crime investigation she wants nothing to do with. Her client is a convicted killer, one stalks and photographs young women - so why does Clara believe that he's innocent?
Risking her career, her reputation and her life, Clara sets out to prove that the past has no hold on he future - while a killer comes ever closer to making her the next victim.
- Publication Date:
- 16 / 01 / 2006
- 158 x 234 x 31mm