Connie Oberlin doesn't know what to think when Troy, her longtime friend and husband to her best friend Annie, doesn't show up for a family party. When he doesn't come home by midnight, the women are sick with worry. Then Troy's truck is discovered abandoned alongside the road. Can the police, including attractive detective Rand O'Neill, help find Troy? Lyn Cote provides exciting intrigue and suspense with a realistic yet hopeful conclusion. Loving Constance (4.5) is a superb example of compelling fiction from a master storyteller.