"..tautly-wound narratives in the same light as Barbara Vine and Minette Walters."
Women are being terrorised in a North Devon village. They are forced to strip and then call their mothers to say goodbye before they are murdered in cold blood.
Living with her parents in the dank beach community of Limeburn, ten-year-old Ruby Trick has her own fears. She is bullied at school and the threat of divorce hangs over her family.
Helping her Daddy to catch the killer might be the key to keeping him close. As long as the killer doesn't catch her first...