Reporter Barrie Travis receives a telephone call from the First Lady with an opportunity that could change her life.
The still-grieving First Lady, Vanessa Merritt, suspects that there is a possibility her infant son, who died recently, presumably from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, may have been actually been murdered.
Determined to help find the truth about the tragic crib death, Barrie enlists the help of a former assistant to the President, Gray Bondurant. Together they open a can of worms that threaten the Presidency itself as well as their own lives in the process.
Barrie Travis is a superb reporter, although she is presently working for a struggling independent television station. She begins to uncover more than she has bargained for, but her ambition and desire to do the right thing keeps her digging into the dangers and conspiracies she encounters far past the point of her own safety.
American best-selling author Sandra Brown has appeared on numerous New York Times Bestseller Lists and other lists as well as won awards such as the Thriller Master Award from International Thriller Writers. She resides in Arlington, Texas with her husband, Michael.
Brown began writing in 1981 and has published over 70 novels. More than 70 million copies of her books have been printed, and her work has been translated into over 33 languages.
She grew up in Texas and has lived there all her life. She majored in English at Texas Christian University. She has worked at local television stations, which has given her some insight into the characters she writes about in this novel.
Barrie Travis is a damn good reporter stuck at a low-budget television station when the First Lady calls her - and offers her the opportunity of a lifetime. Stunned by the loss of her infant son, the president's wife hints he may have been murdered. Barrie sets out to find the truth, fighting for the exclusive story with the help of Gray Bondurant, a mysterious former presidential aide. Soon they unearth White House secrets that, if exposed, could topple the presidency. And certain powerful parties want nothing more than to see the scandalous past - and a certain young reporter - dead and buried. Download and start listening now!