When Vanessa Jessup returns home from her sophomore year of
college, her mother, Police Chief Brill Jessup, is stunned to see that she’s
pregnant—by one of her professors. Brill is glad Vanessa rejected the father’s
abortion ultimatum, but hurt that she ignored her upbringing and angry that the
professor has disappeared without a trace.
But that’s not all Brill’s got on her plate. One of her
detectives has been killed, and the attacker has threatened to come for her
next. When a second cop is wounded, public criticism mounts as Brill attempts
to stay alive long enough to catch the perp. And she’s trying to find that
deadbeat dad as Vanessa struggles to make decisions about her future. The
killer seems to be everywhere and nowhere. How can a police chief—and a
mother—do her job with her life on the line? Download and start listening now!