Successful Los Angeles literary agent, Mary Beth Conahan,
has come a long way from her troubled past. But when her
best-selling author and ex-husband are killed, Mary Beth
finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation.
Then, as if that's not bad enough, an old
friendLindy Van Courtshows up with troubles of
In high school, Lindy was everything Mary Beth was not: a
cheerleader who dated and finally married Roger Van Court,
the wealthiest boy in town. Now, however, Roger has
thrown Lindy out of their pricey San Francisco home.
She's living on the streets, denied access to her only
Mary Beth can't turn her old friend away. Almost
immediately, though, the two women's lives are
threatened. Caught up in a series of terrifying events,
Mary Beth will uncover more than she bargained fora
sinister plot and a heartbreaking secret, one that will
change her life forever.