A serial killer is stalking anthropology professor Cara Messinger after she escapes a crazed abductor. FBI agent Dash Adams is determined to protect Cara and track down the man who's murdered several women and shows no sign of stopping. As they follow clues and suspects, more women die. Worst of all, it looks like Dash is going to have to use the woman he cares about to lure a lunatic out of hiding. Cassie Miles' Protective Confinement (4.5) is a thrilling mystery, suspenseful and well written.