A Sarah Allerton novel – book one

The city of Hepsford, East Yorkshire and DI Sarah Allerton’s week is about to turn into a nightmare. Snowed under with several high-profile investigations, the last thing Sarah needs is another complication.

Then her nemesis, DI Mike Lawson dumps the Lee Wiggins case on her desk. The fifteen-year-old has vanished from Lakeside Children’s home, along with a substantial amount of jewellery… Could it be as simple as the lad grabbing the goods and running?

Nothing is ever that straightforward!

Within hours’ witnesses are injured, others vanish and the body count rises. Sarah and the team are about to uncover a horrifying secret that will shake Hepsford and the rest of the country to the core…

As the clock ticks down, Sarah and the team are pushed to near breaking point.

Time is fast running out for Lee Wiggins…