By Karin Slaughter
How shut do you allow a killer come?
An obvious scholar suicide has introduced medical expert Sara Linton to the neighborhood university campus, together with her ex-husband, police leader Jeffrey Tolliver. yet a horribly mutilated corpse yields up few solutions. And a suspicious rash of next "suicides" means that a special type of terror is stalking the adolescence of Heartsdale, Georgia--a nightmare that's coming to prey on Sara Linton's household. A small city is being reworked right into a killing flooring. And the foremost to a sadistic murderer's purpose and id might be held within the unsteady fingers of a campus safeguard guard--a former police detective pushed from the strength by way of the hellish stories that might by no means go away her. Lena Adams survived the unthinkable and has paid a devastating fee. Now the survival of destiny sufferers may possibly rely on her . . . while she will be able to slightly guard herself.
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Drives me frickin’ nuts when that happens. Gotta go Blu-ray and soon. ” Jessica thought, Daughter? Could this be the legendary Rose? “I didn’t know you had a daughter, Hell,” she said, probing. Hell beamed. In a flash, he had out his wallet, flipped open to a photograph of an adorable little blond girl sitting on a park bench, hugging the hell out of a black Labrador puppy. Crushing the puppy was more like it. Maybe the kid worked out with her dad. “This is Donatella,” Hell said. ” So much for Rose, Jessica thought.
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A Faint Cold Fear (Grant County Series, Book 3) by Karin Slaughter