Celeste Desparde has had just about enough of her loser, deadbeat, no count boyfriend Austin. But Austin has a plan to fix everything . What could possibly go wrong? Well, an awful lot if you didn’t factor in Cecil and his crew of wise-guys running a mob operation for Chicago’s Saventinni brothers. Just when things can’t seem to get any worse – They do!
For years, the Moore Asylum housed the forgotten children of Brooklyn Bay. But now, a man is found murdered in the derelict building, strapped to a steel trolley, launching a heart-racing investigation for Detective Lucy Harwin. Lucy quickly discovers the victim was once a Moore Asylum doctor, and when a woman also linked to the home is killed on her doorstep, Lucy knows she must dig into its history. What dark secrets lie within the asylum’s walls – what was the scandal leading to its closure thirty years ago?