NARROW ESCAPE (4.5) by Camy Tang: After escaping her kidnappers, Arissa Tiong and her niece, Charity, go to the one person Arissa believes can keep them safe: Nathan Fischer, her deceased brother’s partner. It has been three years since her brother, an LAPD mole, was killed, and Arissa has no idea why the LSL gang is now seeking her out. Nathan and Arissa uncover new evidence that forces her to accept the fact that her brother was not innocent. What secrets was Nathan harboring and why does the gang want Arissa and Charity? Tang creates suspense that is palpable from page one and maintained throughout, and her characters are engaging and realistic.