In this fast-paced thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Iris Johansen, Eve Duncan and Joe Quinn must protect the life of a brilliant scientist so that she can live long enough to share her discovery with the world.
Diane Connors is a dedicated doctor who has discovered the world’s biggest secret, a discovery that could have far-reaching global consequences. However, word has gotten out while conducting private research trials. The wrong people have heard the news of Diane’s accomplishment and are now attempting to hide it for their own ends.
Diane finds herself on the doorstep of the last man she wants to ask for help: her ex-husband, Joe Quinn, with nowhere else to turn. Joe has remarried, and he and his wife, Eve Duncan, appear to be happy in their quiet, rural life until they are confronted with the challenge of risking everything—including their marriage—for the greater good…
Eve is now entangled in a web of murder and deception as powerful enemies rush to conceal the truth, determined that Diane’s discovery be buried with her—even if Eve and Joe get buried with her.