“Jessie” Anne Lennan Simon D ’49
Not even Lake Peigneur, an idyllic corner of Iberia Parish, LA, is immune from the deadly effects of the illegal drug trade. When the body of the patriarch of the Boudreaux family is raised from the bottom of the lake, granddaughter Mandy Aguillard, an intern in the office of the district attorney, is drawn into the hunt for his killer. Her boss, Tom Barnett, becomes her professional mentor and her love. Both the capital prosecution of a drifter for the murder and her relationship with Tom are jeopardized when her little brother discovers another body. Mandy and her brother become the hunted. Will Mandy discover the truth before one of them is the next victim?