If Tomorrow Comes(Sidney Sheldon)
If Tomorrow Comes is a 1985 crime fiction novel by American author Sidney Sheldon. It is a story pertaining an ordinary woman who is framed by a mafia, her quest for vengeance towards them and later life as a con artist. A 3-part TV miniseries based on the book were released in 1986, starring Madolyn Smith Osborne, Tom Berenger, David Keith, and Liam Neeson.
Tracy Whitney, the protagonist of the story, is a young, beautiful,and intelligent woman working as a computer operator for a bank in Philadelphia. The prologue opens with her mother, Doris Whitney, calling Tracy from New Orleans and then shoots herself in the temple after the call.