Amy was once a party girl, but she now lives a lonely life. Helping the house-bound to receive communion in the Gravesend neighborhood of Brooklyn, she knows the community well. When a local woman goes missing, Amy senses something isn't right. Powerful and evocative The Lonely Witness brings Brooklyn to life and exposes the harsh realities of crime and punishment on the city streets. A dark literary novel for fans of Elmore Leonard and Denis Lehane.