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In “The Distance” Charlotte Atton walks a tense line between socialite and information specialist. She is an expert at taking information about a person and making it disappear. Now she is hired by someone from her past to save his life but she begins to realize that her life is also in danger. “The Distance” is a complicated plot with many twists and turns, strong lead characters, and tense situations for anyone who likes a good espionage novel.