Dancing in the Dark by Maureen Lee
When Millie Cameron is asked to sort through the belongings of her Aunt Flo, who recently died, she is not at all happy. She hardly knew here aunt, and besides, Millie has a busy life and her own career to think of. She certainly wants nothing to do with the seemingly sull, spinster aunt the family refuse to talk about.
However, Millie seems to have little choice but to go to Flo's basement flat and begin the tedious task. But as dusk falls and Millie sorts through her aunt's collection of photographs, letters and newspaper cuttings, her interest is surprisingly awakened. Millie finds herself embarking on a journey-a journey to a past which includes a lost lover and a secret child. And Millie makes the startling discovery that all the threads lead to a shocking conclusion.
I'll Walk Alone by Mary Higgins Clark
Alexandra "Zan" Moreland, a gifted interior designer, is haunted by the disappearance of her son two years ago from Central Park. Now, on what would be Matthew's fifth birthday, she is terrified to discover that not only is somebody using her credit cards and manipulating her financial accounts but photos have surfaced that seem to implicate her in the kidnapping.
Hounded by the press, under investigation by the police, attacked by both her angry ex-husband and a vindictive business rival, Zan sets out to find the mastermind behind the cruel hoax. What she does not realize is that every step she takes towards the truth is putting her-and those she loves most-in mortal danger. Zan is beginning to doublt her own sanity when, in the kind of fast paced ending the pieces of the puzzle fall into place with an unexpected and shocking revelation.