You should never have left.
This is what Victoria Wharton’s mother tells her every time she calls.
But this time she’s calling to say that Vicky’s twin sister, Becky, has been murdered.
Vicky is one of Chicago’s best police detectives. She thought she’d never return to her tiny New England hometown. But she needs justice for her sister.
As Vicky is drawn inexorably back into her family’s dysfunctional relationships, she finds things aren’t quite as they seem.
When the death threats start, and a local man is beaten half to death, Vicky must look closer to home to find her sister’s killer.