Book 9 in the DCI Tom Douglas series, published 2020
Publisher: Black Dot Publishing
Some doors should not be opened.
Some can never be closed.
Jo Palmer’s peaceful and happy life is about to end.
Ash – the man she loves – will be arrested by the police.
Millie – her precious daughter – will be taken from her.
She will lose her friends.
She will doubt her sanity.
Someone is stealing everything Jo loves and will stop at nothing.
But right now, Jo is laughing in her kitchen, eating dinner with her family, suspecting nothing.
It’s raining outside.
There’s a knock on the door. They are here.
In this book the author introduces us to Jo, Ash, and Millie whose lives are turned upside down when Millie is abducted. Who is responsible, will they get Millie back, what secrets are they both hiding? Following Millie’s abducted DCI Tom Douglas and his team investigate. Rachel has once again kept me on the edge of my seat reading this, keeping me awake as I tried to keep up with what was happening. Would you let your daughter leave with the police without (too much) question when they come to your door and accuse your significant other with child abuse?