They will do anything to buy your silence. She held her breath… her arms were shaking… and it felt as if her heart was going to explode out of her chest. Go away, she thought. You’re done. You think you’ve killed me—now leave. A high-powered lawyer and his beautiful client are brutally murdered in a lake house in a suburb west of Minneapolis. Two people are executed behind a bar in Washington DC. The two cases are separated by a thousand miles and connected by one man – Mac McRyan.