A Cinderella season cut short.
A star player murdered.
D.C. is recovering from angry riots after one player's mistake blew the D.C. Federals' chance at the World Series, and Lt. Sam Holland is determined to unravel the twisted web of motives behind the star center fielder's death. Was it a disgruntled fan, a spurned lover or a furious teammate?
While Sam digs through clues, her husband, U.S. Senator Nick Cappuano, fights for his political life in the final days of his reelection campaign as financial irregularities threaten his future. It's a distraction Nick can ill afford with Sam in the midst of another high-profile murder investigation and both of them trying to help their adopted son, Scotty, cope with the murder of a ball player he admired.
Determined to bring the killer to justice, Sam must root out the truth before another mistake proves fatal.
I just love Sam and Nick so much that I was totally excited to read about them again in Fatal Mistake. Yet again, Sam solve another high profile case! Sam always knows how to find the suspect and motive in the high profile case that she is the perfect person to find out what happen to the baseball player. There were so many twists and turns that it makes all of the readers wonder how much scandal these stars have in their life. Sam has several many motives with these several suspect that it makes the reader wonder which one done it. But no worry, Sam and Nick on the case to find out who is behind the baseball player murder. Oh, Nick gets more and more hot as the series progress. Nick gets a huge opportunity that it will shock everyone. I am not going to spoiler it, so you need to read it like NOW! Nick and Sam finally have Scotty, who is the cutest little boy ever!, in their lives. Scotty has some trouble in school but handles it well when he has a police officer as a mother. It was soo adorable when Sam was trying Scotty how to look mean. Plus, it was sooo funny when Scotty ask Nick what blowjob meant! I laugh so hard when I read Scotty reaction when Nick told him what it meant. Meanwhile, we get to read about Sam other colleague in the novel that one of her detective are facing with custody battle soon enough. Also, we finally get to see Stahl get into trouble that everyone will be justice. P.S. we get to read this very hot and sexy scene between Nick and Sam that it will make everyone hot as a schoolgirl!