Ellie Manning's life is upturned when her husband Greg dies in a fatal car accident along with a woman who everyone thinks he was having an affair with. Ellie can't accept her marriage was a sham and sets off to prove his innocence.
Ellie has managed to secure a place in the events company her husband's supposed lover ran with her partner, Frances. Her time there investigating reveals startling facts which take her from elation to despair and finally terror.
The double life that Ellie has been leading has now been revealed with the tragic events it led to. Her life in tatters, it is the dead woman's husband who brings her a clue that allows her to confront Greg's killer.