Maxine Revere, investigative reporter, is rich and famous but the memories and the fallout from a friend’s unsolved murder in college continue to haunt her. Kevin, who was accused of the murder but never convicted, has committed suicide, and his sister writes to Max for help. In response, Max returns home to investigate Kevin’s death and her friend’s murder.
Upon her arrival Max discovers that another murder has occurred at the same college and also suspects that Kevin might have been killed. The past is catching up to the present as Max opens old wounds to discover a killer who is determined to stop Max at any cost in Notorious. This is the first novel of a new series featuring Max by Allison Brennan, the best-selling author of the Lucy Kincaid Series.