Assisting a California sheriff in the reconstruction of a skeleton that may be a missing child, forensic sculptor Eve Duncan begins communicating with the child’s spirit and becomes increasingly obsessed with the case.
IN A WORLD OF SHADOWS
Eve Duncan is the world’s most sought-after artist in the field of forensic sculpting. Dedicated to her work ever since her daughter Bonnie was taken and killed, Eve feels an acute sense of duty to those whose lives were lost and whose bones are now in her hands. When a California sheriff asks her for help with reconstructing the skull of a girl whose body has been buried for eight years, his fierce investment in the case puzzles her. But Eve experiences an immediate connection with the girl she calls Jenny, and vows to solve the murder and bring closure to the crime.
ONLY ONE WOMAN CAN SEE THE TRUTH
Discovering that Eve Duncan is on the case, the killer now knows he must eliminate any loose ends that could bring him down. Starting with those most remotely involved, he chooses his targets one by one until he gets to Jenny’s closest circle. Anyone who can reveal his identity will be silenced—and not even that will satisfy him. He wants something—someone—more: the girl who escaped. His ultimate prize…
St. Martin’s Press