What happens next is shocking and terrible, and three families are irreparably destroyed.
Seven years later, Alice Manning and Ronnie Fuller, now eighteen, are released from "kid prison" to begin their lives over again. But the secrets swirling around the original crime continue to haunt the parents, the lawyers, the police -- all the adults in Alice and Ronnie's lives. And now another child has disappeared, under freakishly similar circumstances ...
Winner of the Hammett Prize -- Int'l. Assn. of Crime Writers