His love life in shambles, retired homicide detective Thomas Prescott returns to Seattle, the very place he fled from after his parents’ deaths nearly a decade earlier. Just as Prescott is getting settled in, he sees a body floating in the private cove behind his boyhood home. It’s a woman. But not just any woman. It’s Ellen Gray—the governor of Washington—who has been missing for the past six weeks.
In this fast-moving thriller, Iona Khan – a young female detective with Manchester police – receives a tip-off about a coming terror attack. With a major political conference about to take place, she must move quickly if multiple fatalities are to be prevented. Normally, the city’s extensive CCTV network would be used to covertly track the bomb plotters’ movements. But in this case, the tactic proves futile: the gang have found a way to strike from beneath the ground…