ago, carefree college student Flora was kidnapped while on
spring break. For 472 days, Flora learned just how much one
person can endure.
Flora Dane is a
Miraculously alive after her ordeal,
Flora has spent the past five years reacquainting herself
with the rhythms of normal life, workingÂ with her FBI
victim advocate, Samuel Keynes. She has a mother whoâ€™s
stopped loving her, a brother who is scared of the person
sheâ€™s become, and a bedroom wall covered with photos of
other girls whoâ€™ve never made it home.
. . . or is she? When Boston
detective D. D. Warren is called to the scene of a crimeâ€”a
dead man and the bound, naked woman who killed himâ€”she
learns that Flora has tangled with three other suspects
since her return to society. Is Flora a victim or a
vigilante? And with her firsthand knowledge of criminal
behavior, could she hold the key to rescuing a missing
college student whose abduction has rocked Boston? When
Flora herself disappears, D.D. realizes a far more sinister
predator is out there. One whoâ€™s determined that this time,
Flora Dane will never escape. And now it is all up to D. D.
Warren to find her.