When the body of a half-clothed woman is discovered in an Edinburgh park, a murder investigation is launched. The victim has not been reported missing and there are few clues to her identity. Soon after, the naked corpse of a prominent clergyman is found, also in a park. Detective Sargeant Alice Rice wonders if the same killer is at work, and, if so, what the connection is between the apparently motiveless attacks. Full of action and intrigue, this thrilling mystery takes the policewoman to new personal depths and along a trail that leads to some of Edinburgh’s darkest and scariest corners.