Beth Rivers was the victim of a kidnapping in St. Louis that is unsolved. Now, she’s in Alaska, writing and trying to make the place her home. When a mudslide hits and reveals secrets and bodies, Beth finds herself determined to solve the mystery.
Jane Rizzoli, a Boston homicide detective, receives the news that her friend Maura has been found dead. Jane is determined to figure out what happened. She’s lead to Wyoming, where a gruesome discovery lies buried beneath the snow.
Linguist Valerie “Val” Chesterfield’s brother Andy, an accomplished climate scientist, falls victim to suicide, and Val suspects foul play. When a mysterious girl, frozen in ice who thaws out alive speaking a language no one can understand, is discovered by Andy’s team of scientists, Val travels to the Arctic, believing the girl holds the answers to her brother’s death.
Five years ago, a white child was found on the doorstep of Myra and Eldon Little Shield’s home during a blizzard on the Wind River Reservation. Now, determined to adopt the girl, the Little Shields hire lawyer Clint Hopkins, who wants Arapaho attorney Vicky Holden on the case. Before that can happen, a truck deliberately runs Hopkins down in the street. Enlisting Father John O’Malley’s help, Vicky uncovers one of the darkest secrets in Wind River’s history.
Taking place in Vienna in 1914, Lucius is a twenty-two-year-old medical student when World War I begins. Inexperienced, he enlists, and when he arrives at an outpost in the Carpathian Mountains, he finds it’s been ravaged by typhus and all other doctors have fled but nurse Sister Margarete. One day, an unconscious soldier is brought in and Lucius makes a decision that will change the lives of doctor, patient, and nurse forever.
Kevin Quinn and Isabelle are preparing for their wedding. There’s hopeful news about Bart Quinn, who has been captured by enemy forces in Afghanistan. It’s Christmastime. The stormy clouds are beginning to lift- and this year promises to be a celebration unlike any other.