Author: Robert Bryndza
Underwater, the body quickly sank. There he remained, motionless and undisturbed for many years, but up above, out of the water, the nightmare was just beginning.
When Detective Erika Foster receives an anonymous tip that key evidence relating to a narcotics case was hidden in an abandoned quarry outside London, she sends her lead investigated. In the thick mud of the waters they find the drugs they were looking for, but also the remains of a small child. The skeleton is quickly identified as Jessica Collins, the seven-year-old girl who had made the headlines twenty-six years earlier.
As she tries to add new evidence to the investigation, Erika comes across a family that keeps many secrets, a detective tormented by the failure and the mysterious death of a man who lived next to the quarry.
Is the killer one of the girl's closest elements? There are those who do not want to see the case resolved. And he will do anything to stop Erika from discovering the truth.