Assistant D.A. Alexa is certain that Quentin is behind the letters - and that they are too dangerous to ignore. As a familys wounds are... The letters are addressed to Alexas beautiful 17-year-old daughter, Savannah, who Alexa has raised alone since her painful divorce years before. Suddenly Alexa must make the toughest choice of all - and send her daughter back to the very place that Alexa swore she would never return: to her ex-husbands world of southern tradition, long memories, and the antebellum charm of Charleston. . Sifting through mountains of forensic evidence, Alexa relentlessly builds her case and prepares for a high-stakes trial . until threatening letters throw her private life into turmoil. . While Alexas trial builds to a climax in New York, her daughter is settling into southern life, discovering a part of her family history shes never known. Alexa Hamilton has just been handed the kind of case that makes careers: the trial of accused serial killer Luke Quentin.