For Charlie Fox, motorcycles have been thing but good. They ve been a means of escape, a source of power, even sometimes a way to feel tough when real toughness was in short supply. But w they ve turned on her. A bike accident has claimed one life, and left her best friend for dead. A local gang looks to have downshifted from racing for kicks to something a lot more dangerous. And as Charlie pokes around was it an accident? Just what is the gang playing at? her beloved bike start looking less like a symbol of freedom and more like an avatar of rage. And Charlie herself, the Chick On the Bike? She s looking less like an avenging angel and more like a moving target.
Zoe Sharp is a British crime writer best known for the Charlie Fox thriller series, which she started writing after receiving death threats in the course of her work as a photojournalist. She lives in the English Lake District.