Susan's well-ordered life is suddenly disrupted when news arrives that her father, an Army general based in Rome, has been assassinated by terrorists - and she is next on their list. That's when a mysterious, driven young man named David Smith, who works for an unknown agency, arrives and announces that he has been assigned to protect her. As revenge escalates and love triangles form, Susan finds herself a pawn in a deadly game of suspense, in which life, love, and loyalty all hang in the balance.
"Stein...knows how to grab and keep a reader's attention." (Publishers Weekly)