- 2020 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Mystery (Adult Fiction)
Elizabeth "Bet" Rivers arrives in her tiny hometown to take over as interim sheriff until her father recovers from cancer, but his death changes the game. Does she stay in Collier, Washington, with the people she swore to protect? Or return to Los Angeles and become the person she thought she could be? The homicide investigation of a Jane Doe floating in the local deep, dark lake might hold the answers, and prove to Bet once and for all where she really belongs.