Betrayal. Deceit. Danger. Murder.
How would you feel if you discovered your death was meticulously planned by someone you loved? You didn't know how or when or even why. Would you feel anger or fear or hopeless knowing your fate? What if you could do nothing but wait? Tick Tock.
All Emma wanted was the truth. Her lover had left for Boston to pick up paintings to sell yet never returned. No phone call, no goodbye— just vanished. His car is found in another state burned and the priceless paintings missing. A safe deposit box registered in her name filed with cash brings the FBI Organized Crime Department to her door.
In a desperate attempt to find him, she is stunned to discover that he is not an art dealer at all. Her life with him had been a lie. He is a criminal. An expert at money laundering and had used her credentials to further his dark life.
Now implicated as a willing participant in his malevolent world, she struggles to clear her name. But when her body double is found brutally murdered, she knows she is marked for death. As her life is ripped apart, she must formulate a plan to stay alive. He’s doing everything it takes to stay one step ahead of those after him while she is left to deal with her dark reality.
A breathless page-turner, driven by the many revelations.