Autistic. Foster Child. Runaway.
The cards had been stacked against Special Agent Carrie Sparks almost from the very beginning. But she hadn't just survived—she'd triumphed. Handpicked by the creator of the FBI's Complex Crime Unit, Carrie did her job—and she did it well.
Well enough to get noticed…
Leader of the CCU's Team Three, Supervisory Special Agent Sebastian Lorcan needed help finding a friend's missing child. Carrie Sparks was the only resource he had.
Carrie wasn't so sure she wanted anything to do with the man who'd made her nervous from the very first moment they'd met. He was always watching her, judging her.
And she always came up short with him.
Still…a little girl was out there, alone.
Wasn't that all that mattered?
Carrie agreed to help him because she saw herself in the young runaway. But while they're searching for Ashleigh, someone else is searching for Carrie.
And what he wanted wasn't good…