Nicole Johnson is a well-respected criminology professor. When one of her students is accused of the brutal slaying of her roommate, Nicole is the only person who believes she is innocent and begins to investigate the murder.
A successful businesswoman is relieved to move on from her obsessive ex when she meets a handsome oil heir. However, romance gives way to suspicion when she discovers someone is watching her every move.
To the outside world, it would appear Shane Walsh has it all - a wealthy and loving husband, a beautiful home, and a lavish lifestyle... but appearances can be deceiving. Matt Walsh is an attentive and kind husband, but behind closed doors, this monster turns his controlling and jealous rage towards Shane, leaving her battered and bruised. Knowing he will never let her go, she makes the only choice she feels will truly set her free. She must fake her own death and start a new life far away. Now living in a small town in California, Shane quietly rebuilds her life with the help of her cousin. But the tranquility Shane seeks is soon shattered when her past married life comes back to haunt her. Matt discovers she is alive and has tracked her down on a murderous hunt. Now Shane must finally stop running and fight to the death of her life. Written by