Cleo Cooper lives in a Hawaiian paradise. She paddles outrigger canoe, races in open ocean swims and enjoys her dog, her job, and her boyfriend. Everything is great until the day she is on a boat when a dead body is pulled onboard. When police determine it is murder and set their sights on a gentle former student, Cleo is pressed by his family to act. Armed with her expertise in Cross cultural Psychology, and some trusty friends Cleo tries to prove Kai’s innocence. A couple of accidental deaths later and someone makes an attempt on Cleo’s life just as her relationship with Ben appears on shaky grounds! What happened to Cleo’ life in paradise? Can she help find the true killer? Can she stop the killer before the killer stops her? Can she ever get her happy life back?