Outwardly suave and charming, psychotherapist
Adam Neave’s role as a voluntary bereavement
counsellor offers him the perfect opportunity to target
his female victims at their most vulnerable, safe in
the knowledge that the police can pin nothing on him.
But is his newest client, attractive young widow Olivia
Marsden, really who and what she seems? What
exactly is his troubled patient Brandon planning? And
would Adam stop him – even if he could?
When, despite herself, Olivia finds herself falling
under the charismatic Adam’s spell, events start to
spiral dangerously out of control. Unable to accept
Adam’s guilt, could Olivia be heading for
This dark and disturbing tale of twisted passions and
dangerous desires is the chilling new novel from
Scotland’s queen of suspense.