The mountain town of Lake Tahoe is home for Nina Reilly. It's where she forged a successful career as a tough, resourceful attorney, and raised her teenage son alone. As Nina tries to unravel the mystery of one violent Tahoe night, a harrowing journey begins. One that takes her from the dark underworld of Tahoe's casinos to the halls of a prestigious East Coast university to Europe.
The disappearance of his wife, Leigh, sends obsessive and brilliant architect Ray Jackson on a quest to discover the truth about the incident, while Leigh's best friend launches an investigation into Ray that hints at dark secrets from his past.