Maggie Ippoliti, married to widower Dr. Noah Alderman, stepmother to his young son, seems to have a near perfect life. What is missing is the daughter she was forced to give up as a result of severe post-partum psychosis, seventeen years ago. Her daughter, Anna, reaches out after the death of Maggie’s ex-husband, and comes to live with the Aldermans in suburban Philadelphia. Anna is a disruptive force on the formerly stable Alderman household, and her shocking murder lands Noah in jail, and sends Maggie on a search for the truth. Lots of twists and turns in this enjoyable thriller.