With ever breath you take it could
be your last. . .
Ryder's past experience working as a police officer has given her
an added edge to be able to go inside a criminal's mind and discover
what actions drove them to break the law. This insider knowledge
is what has helped turn her into a highly successful attorney. When
she learns a grizzly murder has been committed at her own Catholic
Church, she volunteers her services to help solve the crime. She
is convinced authorities are wrong in their assumption the murderer
is Father Brendan Quinlan. She is determined to prove his innocence
by catching the real killer.
Diel is one of Tampa's leading homicide detectives. He has been
assigned the task of solving the case of 22-year-old Steve King.
This case puts him in the path of Chloe Ryder. Chloe is no stranger,
for they were once lovers. He finds himself still harboring strong
feelings of love as he stares into her eyes. Before he will allow
himself to explore his feelings further, he knows they must solve
the crime that has brought them together. Together, they are both
baffled by the many uncertainties they are uncovering. Will they
be able to unravel the many various clues that will lead them to
the real killer? If so, will there be enough spark left to be able
to rekindle the love that once existed in their past relationship?
Lee writes with a dark gritty substance that keeps her readers on
the edge of their chairs. While reading this book, I actually felt
chills run up my spine as I was imaging the descriptive passages.
There is no doubt in my mind that she has proven herself as a master