The brand new novel from global superstar, Nora Roberts
Former army brat Morgan Albright has finally planted roots in a friendly neighbourhood near Baltimore. Her friend and roommate Nina helps her make the mortgage payments, as does Morgan's job as a bartender. But Morgan's life is turned upside down when she returns from work one day to find Nina dead on the floor.
This was no random attack. Nina was murdered by a man Morgan had let into their lives. The man Morgan thought was Luke is actually a cold-hearted con artist named Gavin who targets women, steals their assets and identity, and then commits his ultimate goal: murder.
Morgan is devastated by Nina's death but the nightmare is just beginning. It wasn't Nina but Morgan who was Gavin's intended target, Nina was simply in the wrong place at the wrong time.. Financially ruined by the identity theft, she has no choice but to return to her mother's home in Vermont. Morgan struggles to regain control over her life and build something new - reconnecting with her family, making new friends, even meeting a new man - but Gavin is still out there hunting new victims, and he hasn't forgotten the one who got away....
Publisher: Hachette NZ
Publication date: 9 May 2023
Format: Trade Paperback