When Ellie Cooper married Clayton Munro six years ago, she hoped his daughter, Olivia would accept Ellie into her life, but despite all of Ellie’s efforts, the ten-year-old has rejected her at every turn. When Olivia is kidnapped by a notorious outlaw motorcycle gang, Ellie is devastated. Olivia’s life is in danger and she was kidnapped whilst in Ellie’s care.
Detective Sergeant Lane Black catches the case. A child is missing and time is of the essence. To further complicate matters, the Attorney General’s youngest daughter was present at the time of the kidnapping. The girls look very alike. Could it be a case of mistaken identity?
When the New South Wales Attorney General, David Dowton, is told his daughter’s best friend has been kidnapped, he’s immediately assailed with fear. Brittany was with Olivia when she was taken. Could the kidnappers have made a mistake? Could it have been Brittany they were after? He has a sinking feeling it has nothing to do with his daughter or her friend and everything to do with his wife and her connection to the outlaw motorcycle gang. It’s a closely guarded secret and one he will conceal from the police. If only his oldest daughter, Zara, would stop asking questions he’s not prepared to answer…
Charged with the job of interviewing the Attorney General, Lane’s disquieted by the man’s nervousness. His oldest daughter, Zara Dowton, is also edgy. Immediately drawn to her exotic beauty, Lane does his best to remain unmoved and impartial, despite his body’s urgings.
What are the Dowtons hiding…and why?