Miles McGregor is a Cop who was working overtime to stop a serial killer. He was convicted and then while he was in jail another victim was killed in exact same way.
Robert Dugan life was ruined by Miles ruining his reputation. Eventhough he got released.
Miles still believes he convicted the Slasher but has some doubts.
Marie Younger became the next victim of the Slasher. Her son maybe saw it.
Timmy McGregor was a small boy who saw his mother dead. He Blames his father for not being thier to save his mommy. Miles is convinced that Robert Dugan targeted his son's mother for revenge on him.
Timmy does not talk after that. Miles knows that he could be killed if he can't get Timmy to talk about what happened that night.
Jordan Keys feels guilt over her younger brothers death. She testified against the gang members. She is volunteering at the ranch to work with troubled children. She will be working with Timmy to get him communicating.
Timmy responds to her and to the horses. Starts being comforting. Then someone starts shooting at Timmy and Jordan. They don't know if its the Slasher or someone from Jordans past that has come for revenge.
the suspense is good for most of the book and thier are surprises that I did not see coming.
Thier was some sex scenes in the book. based on this book I would read more books from Rita.
I was given this ebook to read in exchange for honest review from Netgalley.
11/01/2012 PUB Harlequin Imprint Harlequin Intrigue