A powerful mob boss commits a crime — and Fred Mathieson is a witness. An honest witness. Despite threats to himself and his family, Mathieson testifies. The government gives him a new name and identity, and relocates Mathieson and his family. But then the government’s files are infiltrated. The mob finds Mathieson. Pursued by the army of organized crime, Mathieson and his family are faced with deadly peril — and a menacing dilemma. Mathieson is a man who will not kill. But he must protect his family. He is an ordinary man faced with an extraordinary challenge. By meeting it head on, he triggers explosive excitement in this astonishing novel of pursuit and intrigue.