New York : Ataria Books, 2002, c1998.
310 p. ; 24 cm.
First published by Pocket Books in 1998.
Shortly after her mother's death, nurse Karen Whitlaw receives a notebook from her father, a Vietnam vet who abandoned her years before. She then learns from New Orleans detective Marc Chastain that her father has been killed. As Karen and Marc become involved, someone threatens Karen's life.