You Can't Hide
OverviewTerror has forever changed the life of psychiatrist Tess Ciccotelli. Someone is tormenting her patients, pushing them to commit suicide, and setting her up to take the blame. But Tess can't break her oath - to protect her patients' privacy at all costs. Even when detective Aiden Reagan demands a list of everyone she's treating. Even when the mounting danger threatens Tess herself.
Aidan Reagan - Hero
Chicago cop Aidan Reagan makes good use of his laser beam deep blue eyes when questioning a perp or tracking a killer. Surrounded by long, luxuriant lashes, there's little those high beams miss. Handsome when he is fierce, Aidan is nothing less than beautiful when he smiles, although his close-knit family may be the only ones to see his tender side. When 'Dr. Chick' walks into his life, he worries that they are miles apart in background and social status, but the attraction may be too strong to be denied.
Tess Ciccotelli - Heroine
A respected and successful Chicago psychiatrist, beautiful gypsy-haired, 'Dr. Chick' is often called upon to give testimony in court cases. Her reputation for sympathy toward disturbed criminals has certainly not endeared her to the Chicago PD, but in fact, Tess' testimony has helped put away a lot of bad guys. It seems one of those bad guys is after her - first making her look like a suspect herself, then stalking her. Lucky for Tess, one of Chicago's very finest is on her side.
Chicago Police Detective Reagan is the kind of man a woman feels safe around the minute she sees him. Tall, strong, and capable, Reagan has piercing blue eyes framed by dark brows and a squared-off jaw, and he's set against criminals; especially the ones that prey upon defenseless women. Even as he uses his keen eyes and sharp wits to track a relentless serial killer, he is a haunted by the loss of something precious in his life - something he believes he can never regain.
With her wild, bright red corkscrew curls held back in a severe twist, Chicago star prosecutor Kristen can be tough as nails. It's not for nothing that her colleagues call her 'the ice queen.' And indeed, Kristen herself often wonders if she'll ever be able melt in a man's arms after the savagery that was done to her one night long ago. When she's drawn to Abe Reagan, the police detective sworn to protect her from the death threats she's received, she wonders if finally, he's the one.
Mia is brash and very sure of herself. A detective in the Chicago Police Department has to be. She usually hides her curves in a beat up leather jacket and her spiky blonde do under a ratty, worn hat. An abusive father taught Mia to be wary of men. She uses her instincts and street smarts to put bad guys away. But underneath the tough exterior is a caring person who reaches out to help Dana keep the secrets of Hanover House-- and who even learns to put her heart on the line again.
Tough-talking, motorcycle-riding Philadelphia homicide cop, Vito is fiercely loyal to his brothers Dino, Tino, Gino, and his sister Tess. The tall, broad-shouldered, dark-haired leather-jacketed crime buster doesn't have room in his heart for anyone but family, but after he meets a tall, motorcycle-loving blonde, things could change.