The year is 2001.
On her way out of work on a frigid October night, two inebriated thugs assault pregnant Ashley Ferguson as she goes to get in her car. She is knocked unconscious and is taken to the field behind the shopping center where 23-year-old Ashley is brutally raped. This horrifying event devastates her emotionally, not only for obvious reasons, but also because it comes in the wake of her husband's tragic death.
Down and out as well as broke, talented abstract painter Ashley is forced to moved back home with her mother. Claire Whittaker, who is retired, does not want the responsibility of having to take care of Ashley's baby. Even though she loves the child dearly, it shouldn't be her job.
Then one day, after peeking in her daughter's diary, Claire is shocked to learn that Ashley is hearing voices, which are telling her to commit suicide with the .22 caliber revolver that she had supposedly bought for protection.
So who will save her? Who will save Ashley from the ...
The Complete trilogy
Alone But Not Lost
Twenty years ago Glyn Morgan was jailed for killing Sin's mother. Now he's free.
Sin needs to bury the secrets and lies of her past before she can run. But maybe she's left it too late.
PC Sara Jones believes the law is there to be obeyed. No exceptions.
Despite being bullied, isolated and forced to question her sanity, she remains determined to prove a fellow officer is guilty of rape.
Sin believes everybody is out to get her.
Perhaps they are. Perhaps it's time she fought back.
Sara Jones escapes the police force to live in a quiet Cornish village -- but she doesn't move far enough
Alan Meadows is tired of being a stranger and thinks now might be the right time to settle down -- but he's unsure who he can trust.
Sin wants what she's always wanted. Freedom.