One of Booklist''s 10 Best Crime Fiction
Books of the Year
LAPD cop Scott James is not doing so well. Nine months ago, a
shocking assault by unidentified men killed his partner, Stephanie,
nearly killed him, and left him enraged, ashamed, and ready to
explode. He is unfit for dutyuntil he meets his new partner.
Maggie is not doing so well, either. A German shepherd who
survived two tours in Afghanistan sniffing explosives before losing
her handler, her PTSD is as bad as Scott's.
They are each other's last chance. And they're about to
investigate the one case no one wants them to touch: identifying
the men who murdered Stephanie. But what they find could ultimately
break them both.