At last Linda Owen brings us the anticipated follow-up to Fatal Fraternity, the story of Dean Warren, a police detective who goes to extraordinary lengths to win the love of his life during a murder investigation. Now, after four years of marriage, Lydia awakes from an accident with no memory, and Dean is forced to face a painful truth that his wife doesn't remember him. In the midst of his hunt for another serial killer, Dean vows to find a way to make his wife fall in love with him again.
Dean and the homicide team are baffled in their hunt for a killer. One by one the bodies of strangled young women are found with hearts carved into their flesh. If Dean stands any chance of catching the killer, he's going to need the help of his teenage sons, fellow detectives, a retired police chief, and a lot of luck. In this powerfully moving tale of love lost, rediscovered, and renewed, Owen once again brings readers an exciting mystery with a surprise ending.