Pacey Lairde is a celebrated crime reporter with the determination to jump straight to the top of her field. No one would ever suspect she has a bigger hand in a recent string of murders than just reporting on them.Newly minted Detective Warren is equally determined to find the vicious and calculating killer that is terrorizing the city. These two opposing forces become the only thing standing in each others way as the tightrope walk becomes increasingly fraught. Only one thing is certain: Pacey will do anything to win.
A lean thriller, Sycophant chronicles one killer’s spiral out of control, and the maze of mental triggers provoking her.