What if the serial killer you were chasing was closer than you think? Small town detective, Shelby Moore, has kept a case board on her mother’s ten year old murder in her basement. When beautiful women start dying with the same words next to them that was next to her mother, Shelby believes she may have finally gotten a break. The only thing is…the killer shares something very precious with Shelby. Something she can’t shake off. Scottish cop, Colin MacKenzie, left disaster behind and moved to the rural landscape of Arkansas. The last thing he expected was for his past nightmares to haunt him as he fights to keep his lovely partner, Shelby alive. Can these two outrace a killer before they themselves become one of the dead pretty people? Ripped in Red is book one in a continuing story of a woman’s quest for the man who killed her mother and her search for love.