They find the body deep in the woods, lying beneath a
carpet of wet leaves, eyes still open in a sightless
stare. Three dark stains across his chest, and another
bullet hole in his forehead.
Child psychologist Liz Havers made a mistake sixteen years
ago, and sheâ€™s ready to face it. That means confronting
Detective Hawthorne â€śHawkâ€ť Hart, whoâ€™s come back to
Woodside, Washington, after a case in LA went tragically
wrong. His teenage son, Jesse, is finding it difficult to
adjust, and stumbling across a dead man doesnâ€™t help.
Bad things never used to happen in the small town of
Woodside. Now no one is safe. And the more Hawk tries to
untangle a terrifying web of greed and murder, the more
desperate his adversary becomes to hide the truth, even if
that means killing again and againâ€¦