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‘Lisa Scottoline is one of the very best writers at work today’ Michael Connelly
‘Heart-pounding’ Lisa Gardner

Twenty years ago four teenagers spent a blissful summer as the closest of friends. But when a new boy looked to join them, they convinced him to play a dangerous initiation game with deadly stakes. What happened next would change each of them forever.

Now, after leading separate lives, three of the four friends reunite for the first time since that summer and unbearable memories come flooding back. Someone knows what happened – but who? And just how far will they go to keep their shocking secrets buried?


A deliciously distracting thriller
Huffington Post
Scottoline knows how to keep readers in her grip
The New York Times Book Review
Lisa Scottoline is one of the very best writers at work today
Michael Connelly
Scottoline is a powerhouse
Robert Baldacci
Scottoline writes riveting thrillers that keep me up all night, with plots that twist and turn
Harlen Coben
You won't be able to put this one down
Jodi Picoult
Lisa Gardner
Scottoline gets all the details right, and gives all the characters flesh and blood, breath and life. This is a novel that is as full of thrills as it is full of heart
Kristen Hannah
Scottoline is a star
Time Magazine