A woman who seems to have it all discovers she’s been living in a house of cards.
Successful film director Tallie Jones is at the peak of her career, surrounded by people who live to take care of her so she can concentrate on her work. Brigitte, her personal assistant and best friend for the last seventeen years does everything she can to keep the worries of the world away. Vincent, Tallie’s accountant for the last fifteen years, keeps track of her fortune. Hunter, Tallie’s live in boyfriend of four years and producer of her most recent films, keeps the home fires burning while she is on location. Tallie’s aging father and law school student daughter round out the major players in her life.
When Tallie discovers that more than one of them has been lying to her, her world comes tumbling down.
I the ensuing chaos, Tallie meets FBI agent Jim Kingston who helps right the legal wrongs that have been done to her, and gives her life a new stability. This allows Tallie to build her world to new and even greater heights.
I liked this book. It was a quick, fun read, if a little predictable.