Katia Lief writing as Karen Ellis
The Searchers series
FBI agent Elsa Myers is pulled in two directions by the reemergence of a serial predator, and the rapidly approaching death of her father who alone holds a secret from her own dark adolescence. NYPD Detective Lex Cole joins Myers to solve the case as they build a friendship that guides her away from her worst instincts.
Two missing teenagers, one black, one white. Two detectives from opposite ends of Brooklyn. One hunt through the dangerous hours of a single night. Detective Lex Cole searches for answers as he faces the disintegration of his most cherished relationship. Elsa Myers returns, this time as a friend and trusted adviser.