'Winter in Tiverton.
'Constable Paul Hirschhausen has a snowdropper on his patch. Someone is stealing women’s underwear, and Hirsch knows enough about that kind of crime—how it can escalate—not to take it lightly.
'But the more immediate concern is a high school teacher worried about one of the students.
'A little girl in danger. A family on the edge. An absent father who isn’t where he’s supposed to be.
'The cold, seeping feeling something is very, very wrong.' (Publication summary)