Mia Quinn a widow, single mother of two children, and overwhelmed by the heavy debt her deceased husband had hidden from her. She decided to return t..Show More »o work as a lawyer to keep her home.After viewing a video of a recent crime scene, she must make a decision that could cause her delicate house of cards to tumble. Dare she report her son's participation in the rave caught on tape. She must decide to tell the truth with her son. Knowing he was possibly facing a juvenile record and exploitation in the news media.She knows she has to go to her boss and identify her son as one of the teens involved in this recent crime. In spite of real bad consequences,Mia had her son tell the truth after she prepared the way rather than lied by omission.There were indeed consequences, but Mia and her son were ableto build up trust with her coworkers and with each other. He also learned from the process what it means to be a man and a responsible member of the greater community, She showed him through actions and support the importance of trustworthiness and that she had his back. To me she very different from most modern parents.
Despite not having listened to Book 1 in this series this novel, Book 2 stood up well on its own. The protagonist is a prosecutor whose accountant hu..Show More »sband was believed killed in an auto accident but was actually murdered by his jeweler client.