Wealth insulates Michael Lane and his family from South Africa’s violent crime epidemic until trouble comes from within the high walls of their Cape Town mansion one night when his teenage son commits an act of unspeakable savagery. Lane, joining his wife in a desperate lie to protect their boy–a lie involving the sacrifice of an innocent–encounters no opposition from cops and courts burdened by chaos and corruption, but he sets in motion a bloody train of revenge and retribution that threatens to destroy him and everything he loves.
Danger in the Depths
Mary’s kids, Ben and Cathy, are visiting Dune House, the majestic Bed and Breakfast by the sea, and Mary and Suzie could not be more excited. Mary is planning a fun-filled week catching up with them. But her plans are turned upside down when a guest at Dune House turns up dead. Ben is a suspect and Suzie and Mary feel like they have no choice but to investigate the murder and try to clear his name. But things get even more complicated when the evidence indicates that Cathy’s new boyfriend, Rick, might be involved.