Sanibel Island is a tropical paradise. A twenty-year-old unsolved case. An abusive husband and ambitious State Attorney who wont let anyone, including his wife, stand in his way for a seat in the Congress of the United States. But when the wife of a friend of State Attorney David Ranson turns up dead, fingers start pointing and secrets start to unravel. And it's up to soon-to-retire police detective Brian Doyle and FBI Special Agent Laura Wilson to unravel a mystery that leads them to a world of sex and secret love affairs, drug smuggling, political corruption, and murder.