A single touch is all it takes to restore life to dead flesh. Jay can regenerate the dead. But he has always regarded this gift as more of a handicap than a gift. Until the night he finds a woman brutally murdered in a shadowy stairwell ... and raises her.
Her name is jo, and she is the first dead person he is able to restore completely. She also happens to be beautiful and intelligent. Jay soon discovers that she bridges the chasm that has ripped apart his heart since his wife died. Mutual attraction develops into something far deeper and more tender between them, so, too, does someone else's unwanted attention. Jo's death was not a random act. her killer is a wanted serial killer.
"Christmas present?" asked the girl behind the register at K-B Toys.
Jay Frances blinked at her, snapping out of a nea...