A terrorized little girl, a writer stalked by his own nightmares, and a pair of secret-keeping detectives are the kindling for page-burning suspense. On a cold night in Texas, nine-year-old Sally Kyles wakes to her mother’s ghastly screams. Alone and afraid, she quickly realizes someone else is in the home and now, he knows she’s there too. Budding Tampa writer, Jack Crumbwell, is the publishing world’s new kid on the block. While reeling from the success of his debut novel, he quickly discovers that some horrors are best left unwritten. NYPD Detective Howard Fulton and his partner Rebecca are waging a war against an invading drug cartel. In the grip of real danger, trust is as valuable as life itself. It’s too bad they’re both keeping secrets from each other. Three very different settings with equally diverse characters, but one dark secret will bring them all to the doorstep of their worst nightmare. From the author of Harrowed Dreams enters an unputdownable thriller which will yank you into a dark, disturbing realm where the only light left on will be at your bedside.