Hidden is a gem of a novel in which Olson—previously limited by the confines of the cozy genre—emerges as a powerhouse thriller writer.”—John Valeri, Hartford Books Examiner

“A wonderful Hitchcock flavor … a wonderful piece of entertainment, with lots of fascinating technical aspects that never get in the way of the fast-moving plot.” — Joe Meyers, Connecticut Post on Shadowed

“An electrifying series”—Kirkus Reviews on the Black Hat Thrillers

Karen E. Olson is the author of the Annie Seymour and Tattoo Shop mysteries and the Black Hat thrillers. Now she’s written a dark, compelling short story that’s part of the Guns & Tacos series published by Down & Out Books.

How far would you go to get revenge?

Sam Wilkins is an up-and-coming Chicago lawyer. He’s rich, handsome, married. And a cheater.

He has a type. Beautiful, dark-haired, blue-eyed women. One of them decides she doesn’t want to share.

A bartender tells her about Jesse’s Taco Truck in Melrose Park. How she could get a gun if she asks for the daily special. Everything seems to be falling in place—until the stun gun. She could have changed her mind then. She could have walked away. But when best laid plans go astray, turn to Plan B.