By Bridgette R Alexander,Kelly McNees,Mark Burstein

“Tell your mom to do as we say…or we visit the police.” anxious by way of those chilling phrases of blackmail at the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of paintings, sixteen years outdated, Celine Caldwell is threatened as she raced from her tony college on Manhattan’s higher East facet to her internship on the Museum.
She desires to move screaming to her mother’s place of work on the Museum, the place she simply occurs to be the strong curator, Julia Caldwell, yet Celine doesn’t dare inform her mom in regards to the threats. nowadays she doesn’t inform her mother a lot. Their courting has been strained as soon as her parent’s divorce used to be finalized final 12 months. considering the fact that then Celine’s mother paintings on the Museum ballooned into an obsession that put Celine useless final.
Rumors are flying contained in the Museum approximately mysterious work that experience disappeared from an upcoming exhibition. Julia’s outrageous insistence that the work be faraway from the express has made her the number-one goal of a felony research, and her diva character does little to maneuver the police to contemplate substitute suspects. Celine is familiar with her mom is blameless and vows to discover the work and hold her mom out of jail.
Celine’s lifestyles will get very complex whilst she learns that those work are greater than precious artistic endeavors – they're facts of an extended buried homicide. The nearer Celine will get to the reality, the extra harmful each one step turns into for her. till she reveals herself face-to-face with a killer so desirous to hold those secrets and techniques buried, correct in addition to Celine herself.

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