Cover | 2008
When Valerie Maas and her husband Dutch, decide to relocate their family to Philadelphia for his career, everything seems perfect. While Valerie must leave her job in Atlanta as a commercial photographer, she is able to work as a portraitist for her friend Zahara Milton and the family quickly settles into life in their newly adopted city and the upper echelon of Philadelphia's African-American community. As Dutch is less available with his new job, Valerie begins to question her husband's fidelity. Then, an unexpected tip-off results in a shattering discovery that threatens to destroy Valerie and everything that she holds dear. With a New Year's Eve shooting resulting in murder, Valerie now finds herself as the prime suspect, facing off against a veteran detective, with only her strength of character and her stalwart faith to help her escape alive from this unthinkable ordeal.