Accomplished dancer Lara Trudeau drops dead of a heart
attack brought on by a lethal combination of booze and
pills. To former private investigator Quinn O'Casey, it's
a simple case of death by misadventure. But when his
brother Doug, a Miami-Dade patrolman, asks for help, he
can't refuse. Especially when he learns that Lara and
Douga student at the Moonlight Sonata dance studio
where Lara occasionally taughtwere having an affair.
And despite Quinn's lack of interest in the case and even
less in dancing, experience has taught him not to count on
the obvious when it comes to murder.
Going undercover as a dance student, Quinn meets studio
manager Shannon Mackay, a beautiful, graceful woman who
has left world-class competition to teach. He also
uncovers some disturbing facts. Everyone there had a
reason to hate Lara Trudeau, a woman as ruthless as she
was talented. As a drama of broken hearts, shattered
dreams and tangled motives unfolds, Quinn begins looking
for a killer.
In a city where pleasure drugs are a fast and dangerous
high, Quinn is alarmed by the growing number of deaths due
to overdoses, illegal substances and execution-style
shootings connected to the Moonlight Sonata. Shannon, too,
has begun to wonder if strange events surrounding the
studio have a deeper source. She suspects she's being
followed. Worse, she fears someone may be trying to kill
New York Times bestselling author Heather Graham
choreographs a sexy thriller of passion and murder...