Alex Quick was a police detective in a former life and she can’t seem to get away from crime and mayhem. When family friend, Tristan Huber is murdered in a spectacularly gruesome fashion, the victim’s sister asks Alex to look into the crime. Alex may have known Tristan most of her life, but she discovers that he has some very dark and very ugly secrets. Secrets no one wants to disclose, including his sister. When the truth about Tristan and his dealings come to light, his manner of death will make a disturbing sort of sense. Payback is a bitch!