"First Avon Books mass market printing: October 1997. First William Morrow hardcover printing: December 2007. First Harper premium printing: December 2011. First William Morrow paperback printing: June 2015"--Title page verso.
When a lurid exposť mysteriously appears on the front page of the Baltimore Beacon-Light and causes a business tycoon to commit suicide in his garage, private investigator Tess Monaghan takes on the case.