Within the complex world of BDSM, homicide detective Mackenzie Nighthorse goes undercover as a submissive to get evidence on a dominatrix murdering her subs. It's at The Zone that he meets Violet, who picks Mac as her willing sub.

As their sexual relationship continues to grow and Violet becomes an ally in Mac's investigation, their future is threatened by a sadistic killer. Mac and Violet walk a complex path of integrating their secret fetishes into a public relationship.

Hill's novel offers a fascinating glimpse into a world few understand, with char-acters who know what they want. The author's skillful narrative—combined with erotic sex, amazing characterization, a budding romance and a surprise ending—makes this book a highly enjoyable and recommended read. ($6.49)
Reviewed by: 
Robin Taylor