KC Wood only thought she’d escaped her past, until the former partner who’d once betrayed her kidnaps her two children, forcing her to work one last mission. Once more she must become the killer he trained her to be. And when the job is over, she’ll kill him. Steven Janko lurks in the shadows. It’s his job, and the only way he knows how to live. Fifteen years ago, he sent the only woman he’s loved away to protect her from the greatest threat he knew . . .himself. Now, after uncovering a plot to kill her, he’ll do whatever it takes to save her, no matter what the cost. The hunter becomes the hunted. Who will be the ultimate survivor in a game of shadows and deception?