Caroline Stark�s beach house was supposed to be her crowning achievement: a lavish space to showcase her perfect family. But after a very public fight with her husband, she realizes things may not be as perfect as they seem: her husband is lying to her, the money is disappearing, and there�s a stranger on the beach outside her house. Caroline turns to Aidan, the stranger, for comfort � and revenge. After a brief fling, Aidan�s infatuation with Caroline, her family, and her house becomes more and more destructive. But who is manipulating whom in this deadly game of obsession and control? Who will take the blame when someone ends up dead � and what is Caroline hiding?