When Kaz Elmore is told her five-year-old daughter Jamie has died in a car crash, she struggles to accept that she ll never see her little girl again. Then a stranger comes into her life offering the most dangerous substance in the world: hope.All she has left is hope.Devlin, security consultant and witness to the terrible accident scene, inadvertently reveals that Kaz s daughter might not have been the girl in the car after all. What if Jamie is still alive? With no evidence, the police aren t interested, so Devlin and Kaz have little choice but to investigate themselves.Devlin never gets involved with a client. Never. But the more time he spends with Kaz, the more he desires her and the more his carefully constructed ice-man persona starts to unravel.The desperate search for Jamie leads down dangerous paths to a murderous acquaintance from Devlin s dark past, and all across Europe, to Italy, where deadly secrets await. But as long as Kaz has hope, she can t stop looking "