Gina Royal is the definition of averageÔÇöa shy Midwestern housewife with a happy marriage and two adorable children. But when a car accident reveals her husbandÔÇÖs secret life as a serial killer, she must remake herself as Gwen ProctorÔÇöthe ultimate warrior mom.
With her ex now in prison, Gwen has finally found refuge in a new home on remote Stillhouse Lake. Though still the target of stalkers and Internet trolls who think she had something to do with her husbandÔÇÖs crimes, Gwen dares to think her kids can finally grow up in peace.
But just when sheÔÇÖs starting to feel at ease in her new identity, a body turns up in the lakeÔÇöand threatening letters start arriving from an all-too-familiar address. Gwen Proctor must keep friends close and enemies at bay to avoid being exposedÔÇöor watch her kids fall victim to a killer who takes pleasure in tormenting her. One thing is certain: sheÔÇÖs learned how to fight evil. And sheÔÇÖll never stop.