""I enjoyed this book from start to finish...""
A young girl is discovered hiding in a secret room, filthy, malnourished and living with a dead body. No one can find any information on her, and she won't talk, who is she and where has she come from?
Jump to six years ahead, still unidentified and with no one coming forward for her, she is living in a secure children's home and renamed Evie Cormac. Claiming to be eighteen and wanting to be released as an adult sees her meet forensic psychologist Cyrus Haven who is brought in to determine her fate.
In the midst of this, Cyrus is involved in investigating the murder of high school student, Jodie, who dies under suspicious circumstances on a lonely footpath close to home. With a tragic past of his own, Cyrus and Evie's lives are brought together, and he strives to solve the cases of both girls, living and dead, but at what cost?