After her mother’s brutal murder, Elle finds her life ripped apart. When she moves to Ohio to be with her estranged father, Elle is shocked to discover a local woman stabbed to death. Delving further into the mystery, she soon learns that the same signature calling card found on her mother’s body was also left behind on the most recent corpse.
Has her mother’s killer followed her? The race to unmask the assailant leads Elle to rely on a police deputy with a dark secret, a reporter with a hidden agenda, and a tight group of friends before the bloodbath continues and a serial killer takes the next victim … perhaps even Elle.