As the youngest bureau chief and head of the Chicago Police Department's Major Case Squad,Boone Drake seems to have it all under control.Only those closest to him know that just a few short years ago,he lost everything that mattered to him in a tragic accident.After years of healing,his life is back on track.He recently married a wonderful woman named Haeley,adopted her son,bought a beautiful home,and rediscovered his faith.But Boone can't fight the feeling that something is about to go terribly wrong...again.When an all-too-personal case takes Boone to Beijing at a time when Haeley can least afford to let him go,Boone is forced to make a difficult choice.There he becomes enmeshed in a dangerous human-trafficking ring that takes him through the famed Hutong District's narrow streets,alleys,and hovels.Teamed with a former Liberation Army officer,Boone has one chance to pull off an elaborate sting and rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.