Dr. David Beck - This character is the main character of the story, a pediatrician who works in a small clinic catering to the needs of the poor.
Elizabeth Parker Beck - This character is married to the protagonist and is an attorney.
Tyrese - This character deals in drugs and prostitution and has a child with hemophilia who is treated by the protagonist.
Killroy - This is the nickname given to the serial killer who is initially believed to be responsible for the death of the protagonist's love interest.
Hoyt Beck - This character is a police detective.
Rebecca Schayes - A photographer by profession, this character was the best friend of the main character's spouse.
Hester Crimstein - This character is a ruthless attorney who constantly seeks the spotlight.
Linda - This character is the protagonist's sibling.
Larry Gandle - This character, hired to kill...
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