For over twenty years the disappearance of fifteen-year-old Cecelia May remains a baffling cold case-until human bones are discovered on an isolated beach.
Now it’s up to Detective Emmett Corban and his team to dig through decades of trauma, and find the missing piece of an investigation that’s as complex as it is tragic.
Does the answer lie with the only suspect, Warren Turton, a registered sex-offender who confessed, then came up with a rock-solid alibi? Or with the two girls who were with Cecelia that night-neither of whom can keep their story straight?
But the police aren’t the only ones hunting for the truth: a mysterious woman has arrived in the seaside town. And she’s prepared to do whatever it takes to find her own version of justice………