Undercover as a homeless man, Leo Desroches, a half-Cree, half?French-Canadian reporter in Edmonton, has his hands full both on the job and in his personal life. As he tries to reconnect with his estranged son and fight his urge to gamble, he is consumed by a story that turns into a personal crusade: a search for a missing Native street kid he?s befriended. When the boy is found brutally murdered, Leo explores the depths of Native street culture in a local gang, but secrets soon emerge that threaten not only the gang members, but Leo?s life - and his sanity. Sequel to ?Fall from grace? (DC38832). Some descriptions of sex, descriptions of violence and strong language. 2012.