A quiet Fourth of July week end at the beach is shattered when Anne Murphy opens her morning newspaper. Staring back at her from the front page is her own photo, under the headline Lawyer murdered. Once the body in the morgue is identified, the murderer will realize their mistake. In the meantime, playing dead to stay alive, Anne must find out who is trying to kill her. Unable to rely on the police, who have already allowed her stalker to slip through their bands once, she bas no choke but to confide in her new colleagues at Rosato & Associates. It will take all their combined ingenuity to crack the case before it's too late.