Solving the case will avenge her sister—unless the killer finds her first.
It’s been fifteen years since Claire Calderwood’s sister, Rachel, was brutally murdered in their
small hometown in Maine. Claire has finally carved out a life for herself as a homicide detective
in Detroit, but the past comes calling when the local police back home ask for her help with a
murder eerily similar to Rachel’s.
Still haunted by Rachel’s cold case, Claire returns home, hoping to solve the crime and finally
put her grief to rest. As she starts investigating, the last thing she needs is tenacious journalist
Noah Washington asking questions she’s not ready to answer. But like her, Noah won’t give up
until he finds the truth—and Claire reluctantly finds herself relying on him more and more when
disturbing new details about Rachel’s death come to light.
When the killer strikes once again, Claire knows he’s not done. Now he’s set his sights on Claire,
who will have to find the courage she needs to survive a deadly confrontation years in the
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About the author
Dea Poirier was raised in Edmond, Oklahoma, where she found her passion during a creative
writing course. She studied computer science and political science at the University of Central
Oklahoma. She later spent time living on both coasts and traveling the United States before
finally putting down roots in central Florida. She now resides somewhere between Disney and
the swamp with her husband, son, two dogs, and two cats.