It's an ordinary day at the Center, a women's reproductive health clinic, until a gunman bursts in, open fires, and takes everyone inside hostage. Hugh McElroy, a police hostage negotiator, is sent to the scene and discovers that his 15-year-old daughter, Wren, is inside. Through the hours of the standoff, an unforgettable cast of characters emerges.
Hostage negotiations -- Fiction.
Hostages -- Fiction.
Pregnant women -- Fiction.
Women's health services -- Fiction.