Dark Game is a gritty, twisted, and dark police procedural with multiple threads. The book stars DI Kelly Porter, a dedicated detective who used to work with the MET at MIT. After a scandal forces Kelly out of the MET, she returns to the Lake District to take up another position. Having grown up in this small town, Kelly expects her job to be easy compared to what she was used to, chasing criminals in the streets of London. But Kelly begins work on a cold case that shocked the local community - the abduction and brutal murder of a 10-year-old girl.