When Samuel Marsh’s vacation is cut short after witnessing a brutal murder, the Veritas investigator can’t help but get involved. Especially when this former homicide detective suspects the shooting’s lone survivor is still in danger.
FBI Agent Susan Driscoll’s recent unsanctioned efforts against a domestic terrorist have landed her in trouble with her boss, so maintaining a low profile is vital if she wishes to keep her job. Still, when a family friend is gravely wounded, Susan has no choice but to investigate the crime, no matter the consequences. What she didn’t expect was a handsome, methodical—and maddeningly stubborn—Chicago PI in her way.
Though Sam knows she has the most to lose in this off-the-books investigation, Susan’s high energy and intelligence intrigue him. When this unlikely duo pair up, opposites attract as they search for a key piece of missing evidence. But some very powerful people know they’re getting close to solving the case. The kind of people who will do anything to ensure their crimes remain hidden.