Inspector John Coffin’s wife, actress Stella Pinero, is being stalked. Adding to his worries, London’s Second City is terrified by a cunning and inventive serial killer. Coffin has cast a wide net but the killer is elusive . . . and continuing to kill.
Somehow connected is a murder that occurred twenty years before. A young girl had witnessed the crime and testified. Now the killers are free and returning home, possibly for revenge. When Coffin’s niece goes missing, he fears the worst – pushing himself and his force into London’s darkest underbelly to match skill and cunning with crime’s cleverest.