Former cop turned
private investigator Cole McGinnis never considered committing murder.
But six months ago, when Jae-Min’s blood filled his hands and death came
knocking at his lover’s door, killing Sheila Pinelli became a definite
While Sheila lurks in some hidden corner of Los
Angeles, Jae and Cole share a bed, a home, and most of all, happiness.
They’d survived Jae’s traditional Korean family disowning him and plan
on building a new life—preferably one without the threat of Sheila’s
return hanging over them.
Thanks to the Santa Monica police
mistakenly releasing Sheila following a loitering arrest, Cole finally
gets a lead on Sheila’s whereabouts. That is, until the trail goes crazy
and he’s thrown into a tangle of drugs, exotic women, and more death.
Regardless of the case going sideways, Cole is determined to find the
woman he once loved as a sister and get her out of their lives once and