A seemingly innocent meeting in a café.
A slowly executed seduction.
A softly whispered demand to wear red to an upcoming benefit.
When rookie detective Katherine Collins discovers new evidence in a murder conspiracy, the significance is terrifying. Suspicious of ADA Stephen Chandler’s involvement, Kat succeeds in avoiding him until the night of the benefit, when Stephen’s greatest adversary becomes the victim of attempted murder.
Convinced the bullet was meant for her, Kat’s trapped in a deadly game of lies and deceit as Stephen’s relentless pursuit intensifies. Despite her attempts to discourage him, Kat struggles against an overpowering desire for a man she should never trust.
Completely captivated by Kat, Stephen’s determined to finish what began months ago. Discovering Kat’s hiding much more than she’s willing to reveal, he refuses to back down, never suspecting the truth has the power to destroy them both.
This is the first book in The Fatal Trilogy Series by Katherine Hawthorne.