She is young, she is in love, and she is the first runner-up in a San Francisco beauty pageant. Regina Van Raven's head is filled with hopes and dreams but they're shattered in one unspeakable instant when a psychopath, obsessed with the destruction of feminine beauty, attacks her friend Corinne—the pageant winner. Corinne's life is destroyed forever and the horror lives on in Regina's heart. . .
Now. . .
Regina's memories of the ill-fated contest have finally begun to fade after twenty years. She has a successful career in television, a beautiful seventeen-year-old daughter, a whole new life. It sounds like fun when a talk show host invites the five finalists for an on-the-air reunion. But someone is waiting in the wings, ready to strike again. . . and again.
Now it's Regina's turn.