A. K. Goode was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. She attended St. Anne's-Belfield High School in Charlottesville, Virginia before continuing her education at Pine Manor College in Boston, Massachusetts. Goode graduated with a B.A., in Communications with a focus on film and television. An avid fan of espionage and thrillers, this is Goode's first novel. She lives in Virginia.
U. S. intelligence agent, Dan Becker, travels to Africa to investigate the mysterious murder of a close friend. He quickly realizes this has nothing to do with a murder, but a closely-guarded secret that has been dormant for decades and leads directly to the top offices of the British government.