A Matter of Trust, Mia Quinn Mystery Series by Lis Wiehl with April Henry, Hardback Edition and published by Nelson.
One minute Mia Quinn is in her basement chatting on the phone with a colleague at the prosecutor's office. The next minute there is a gunshot over the line and Mia must listen in horror as her friend Colleen bleeds to death.
As a new widow with a pile of debt, a troubled teenage son, and a four-year-old who wkaes up screaming at night, she needs more time with her family, not less - and working Colleen's case will be quite demanding. Besides, she already has her hands full with a horrific case of bullying. But Colleen was her friend and she needs to keep her job. So she reluctantly teams up with detective Charlie Carlson to investigate Colleen's death. But the deeper they dig the more complications unfold- even the unsettling possibility that someone may be coming after her.