On the steps outside an empty office in New York's financial district, a woman lies dead.
It's a bitterly cold winter and her coat and other items are missing, which initially seems to point to a mugging gone wrong, but Lt Eve Dallas soon discovers that the body was dumped at the newly-renovated property.
Now she has to find out why. Marta Dickenson was an auditor, so Eve has a host of suspects among those who were under her scrutiny, not ruling out the fact Marta's sister-in-law is a famous judge.
With the financial wizardry of Eve's husband Roarke at her disposal and the faithful Peabody by her side - when not distracted by the upcoming premiere they're all to attend - Eve starts the process of shifting through the motives of some powerful people to catch a killer...
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
- Publication Date: 26/02/2013
- Category: Thriller / suspense
- ISBN: 9780749959340
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