From New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance comes the next exciting mystery featuring Sheriff Joanna Brady.
An old woman, a hoarder, is dying of emphysema in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. In cleaning out her house, her daughter, Liza Machett, discovers a fortune in hundred dollar bills hidden in the stacks of books and magazines that litter her mother's filthy house. Trying to learn where that money came from will take Liza on a journey that will end in Joanna Brady's Cochise county. In the meantime, Joanna has problems of her own, when a man she considers a family friend, is found dead at the bottom of a hole in a limestone cavern near Bisbee. As to how these two situations meld together? Thereby hangs the tale.