An bold new direction for the multi-New York Times bestselling author of the Dismas Hardy legal suspense series: a captivating thriller about a love affair that turns deadly.
John Lescroart, bestselling author of the Dismas Hardy series, whose recent titles include THE FALL, THE KEEPER and THE OPHELIA CUT, returns with a gripping one-off thriller about a deadly love affair that will enthrall fans of Linwood Barclay and Harlan Coben.
Kate is happily married to Ron with two children and a beautiful home in San Francisco.
But everything changes when Kate meets Peter. What begins as a passing fancy develops into a dangerous obsession and one intense, passionate encounter.
Confident that life can go back to normal, Kate never considers that Peter may not be so willing to move on.
Until a masked man fires a weapon into the crowd of a cafe that Kate is in with her best friend. This tragedy is just the first in a series of horrifying events that will show exactly how fatal the consequences of one mistake can be...
High-class...first-rate - Sunday Telegraph
Breathtaking - LA Times
Brilliant - Washington Post
The best legal thriller I have read in years - Brad Thor
John Lescroart is the author of over twenty-five novels (and numerous New York Times bestsellers), including The 13th Juror, Damage, The Hunter, and The Ophelia Cut. His books have sold more than 10 million copies and have been translated into twenty languages in seventy-five countries. He lives in Northern California.