By Ingrid Thoft
The Ludlows are a hard-charging relatives, and patriarch Carl Ludlow treats his offspring like employees—which they're. yet his daughter, Fina, is a little bit a black sheep. A legislation institution dropout, her father retains her within the fold because the firm’s deepest investigator, operating along her brothers.
Juggling her relatives of high-powered (and hugely dysfunctional) legal professionals, the law enforcement officials and Boston’s felony point is generally anything Fina does with no breaking a sweat. but if her sister-in-law disappears, she’s stuck up in a case not like any she’s encountered before.
Carl desires issues resolved with out police interference, however the deeper Fina digs, the extra most unlikely that turns out. The Ludlows shut ranks, and her brother Rand and his unruly teenage daughter Haley develop mysteriously far away from the relations. As Fina reveals extra airborne dirt and dust, the calls for of family members loyalty accentuate. yet Fina is after the truth—no topic the associated fee.
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