Armstrong, well known for her Women of the Otherworld series, begins her new Cainsville series with this supernatural suspense story.
Olivia Taylor-Jones, a wealthy Chicago socialite, is shocked, stunned, and on the run from journalists after she is suddenly revealed to be the daughter of Chicago’s most infamous serial killers, Pamela and Todd Larsen. She finds herself in the small town of Cainsville, where the population is not all surprised to see her, and seem to know her as Eden Larsen.
Olivia begins to investigate her birth parents, aided by her mother’s most recent lawyer, Gabriel Walsh, who also has roots in Cainsville.
Interwoven with Olivia and her quest for information are the hidden secrets of Cainsville. With serial killers, Celtic mythology, CIA interests and gargoyles all moving the story along, Armstrong has written a quick moving, interesting suspense tale.