Jack LaCroix is on a MIDNIGHT RUN (3). Escaping from jail to prove his innocence, he turns to Landis McAllister for help. But though she once loved him, she feels betrayed by him, believing him guilty of killing her brother. Now Landis is beginning to see that the pieces of the puzzle don't fit together as well as she once thought, and she risks everything to help the man she can't forget. Linda Castillo captures the excitement and emotions of a gripping tale, but the resolution casts the heroine into a bad light, making her seem foolish and naive.