A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two:
A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack. Case three:
A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making - with a very needy baby and a very demanding husband - until a fit of rage creates a grisly, bloody escape.
Thirty years after the first incident, as private investigator Jackson Brodie begins investigating all three cases, startling connections and discoveries emerge . . .