The assignment: simple. The execution: deadly.Traveling nurse Mercy Mares is no stranger to hard work. When she accepts an assignment at a California psychiatric facility, she's sure she can handle it. But her plans go awry when a surprise rainstorm, an ill-tempered security guard, and a peculiar visitor join forces to make her first day of work one she'll wish she could forget.A barking dog, monsoon-like weather, and a minor disagreement are all in a day's work for her… until she stumbles over a body. With no witnesses, no alibi, and no one on her side, she becomes the target of the investigation.A stranger in a new town filled with people who had every reason to kill the victim, Mercy knows her odds aren't good, but could they lead to something far more sinister? Buy this book today to find out who had the means and the motive to pull off a murder!