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A courtroom drama of deceit and family secrets set in the heart of London from international bestselling author Clare Francis

Lawyer Hugh Gwynne is in the throes of his most difficult court case yet: His client Tom Deacon was in a car accident in which he witnessed the death of his young daughter . . .  
Since the crash, Deacon claims to be suffering from trauma and flashbacks, and the case seems poised for victory as a result of Deacon’s PTSD. But when an anonymous letter arrives for Gwynne, the case takes an unexpected turn that will force the lawyer to make his most difficult decision yet. Thus far, Gwynne has had what he considers a noble and idyllic life, replete with a golden wife and two adopted children. In one night, could everything come crashing down?

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