Years ago, Bailey Wells left behind her small-town North
Carolina roots for the high life in New York City, working
as a personal assistant to bestselling true crime author
Paul Ellis. Now, Ellis and his wife are moving to rustic
Stokesville, North Carolina, and Bailey follows them â€”
right back home.
When Ellisâ€™s wife is murdered in their new house, Bailey
attracts the attention of tough police detective Steve
Burke, who cannot share his growing feelings for her as
long as she is a murder suspect. But Bailey soon discovers
that the violence is far from over. And that to bury a
secret from the past, someone is willing to kill again...