- A gruesome death.
- A young teenager at the wrong place at the wrong time.
- A Mexican drug cartel that will stop at nothing to silence him.
- A mole who is always one step behind in revealing his whereabouts.
- A conspiracy that threatens to split the synthetic opioid market wide open.
- And a very determined FBI Agent to see justice done.
John Dutton’s life hangs in the balance after he witnesses the gruesome death of his uncle, a US Senator at the hand of the sicario of the Quintana Roo cartel. Determined to keep his family safe, he goes on the run but a twist of fate turns the party of one into three as his neighbor, Jessica and his teacher, Claire Miller end up with him.
Now, the hunt is on.
And they can trust no one.
FBI Special Agent, Zane Gordon followed in his father’s footsteps with one goal in life―to protect his country and keep it free from violence and crime but the explosive opioid epidemic brought the violent Quintana Roo cartel over its borders. Zane has a score to settle with them, one that has haunted him for years.
While Zane struggles to protect Claire, Jessica, John and his family, the cartel wages a violent campaign that will be remembered for years to come.
Death and destruction threaten to pull him into a dark well of despair but he refuses to give in―not until John and his family are safe.
How will he anticipate their next move if they constantly shift gears? And what price must others pay amid the chaos that explodes around them?
Editor’s Note: Isabel James delves into the world of violent crime and writes with an urgency that makes this volatile tale explode off the pages. A barn burner with a manic pace that will be impossible to put down.