China Lake: An Evan Delaney NovelDutton #ad - Evan delaney learns that not only has her ex-sister-in-law joined a religious cult, but the unstable young mother plans to regain custody of her son and disappear with him into the fold of the fanatical group. But when murder raises the stakes, Evan is dragged even deeper into the nightmare.
Jericho Point: An Evan Delaney NovelDutton #ad - Now it’s all evan can do to survive in the shadow of a dead woman’s lies. When a woman’s body washes up on the shore of California’s Jericho Point, she’s identified as Evan Delaney. Except that evan is very much alive—apparently the victim of an identity thief who’d been scamming Hollywood elite.
. The thief may be dead, but the crimes she was murdered for—committed in Evan’s name—are turning Evan’s life into a nightmare.
Crosscut: An Evan Delaney NovelDutton #ad - But she never knew how tough until now?she returns to the desert military base for her high school reunion, and learns that a number of her classmates have died young. Someone has an axe to grind?and Evan?s graduating class has something to fear. Evan delaney knew China Lake was a tough place to grow up. And she?s just the first.
Then, on the first night of the reunion, another one dies? this one savagely butchered.
Kill Chain: An Evan Delaney NovelDutton #ad - Evan’s suspicions of something sinister are confirmed when she receives a call from her father’s kidnappers. The ransom isn’t money, but more of a puzzle—one that Evan has only 72 hours to piece together, as she follows a madman’s trail into the very heart of darkness. When evan delaney finds her father’s car at the bottom of a ravine, the police suspect suicide—but there’s no body.
The Dirty Secrets Club Jo Beckett Book 1Dutton #ad - With this breakout novel, the meg gardiner fan club is growing. A string of high-profile murder-suicides has San Francisco more rattled than the string of recent earthquakes. Hired by the sfpd to shed light on the victims' lives, forensic psychiatrist Jo Beckett makes a shocking discovery: all the suicides belonged to a group of A-listers with lots of money and plenty to hide.
And soon jo finds herself trapped in a nightmare from her past when she gets invited to join the club.
The Memory Collector Jo Beckett Book 2Dutton #ad - A passenger is behaving erratically, offering Jo cryptic clues from a shattered past: something about a missing wife and son. A secret partnership gone horribly wrong. And, most alarming, a deadly biological agent that no one can stop. An unforgettable new thriller from the author hailed by Stephen King as "the next suspense superstar" Forensic psychiatrist Jo Beckett is called to the scene of a plane inbound from London to San Francisco.
Into the Black Nowhere: A Novel An UNSUB Novel Book 2Dutton #ad - Caitlin's profile leads the FBI to focus on one man: a charismatic, successful professional who easily gains people's trust. A mother is ripped from her home while checking on her baby. Another, from her car at a stoplight. Around the bodies, polaroid photos are stuck in the earth like headstones, picturing other women with their wrists slashed.
. He then plays out a twisted fantasy—turning them into dolls for him to possess, control, and ultimately destroy. One vanishes from a movie theater. The women in the woods are not the killer's first victims, nor are they likely to be his last. To track the unsub, capable of charming his victims until their guard is down, Caitlin must get inside his mind; he is a confident, meticulous killer, snatching them in plain sight.
But can they apprehend him before it's too late? As Saturday night approaches, Caitlin and the FBI enter a desperate game of cat and mouse, racing to capture the cunning predator before he claims his next victim. A second victim in a white nightie lies deeper in the forest's darkness. Rookie fbi agent caitlin hendrix, newly assigned to the FBI's elite Behavioral Analysis Unit, fears that a serial killer is roaming the dark roads outside Austin.
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The Liar's Lullaby Jo Beckett Book 3Dutton #ad - Now, jo finds herself in a race to extinguish the conspiracy rumor mill-before it incites a level of violence that reaches America's highest corridors of power. The polarizing pop star was also the President's ex-wife, with secrets to die for. When a controversial female singer is murdered during a concert, forensic psychiatrist Jo Beckett fears the act was political.
UNSUB: A Novel An UNSUB Novel Book 1Dutton #ad - Twenty years later, two bodies are found bearing the haunting signature of the Prophet. An unsub—what the fbi calls an unknown subject—the Prophet terrorized the Bay Area in the 1990s and nearly destroyed her father, the lead investigator on the case. The prophet’s cryptic messages and mind games drove detective mack hendrix to the brink of madness, and Mack’s failure to solve the series of ritualized murders—eleven seemingly unconnected victims left with the ancient sign for Mercury etched into their flesh—was the final nail in the coffin for a once promising career.
But now the ruthless madman is killing again and has set his sights on her, threatening to undermine the fragile barrier she rigidly maintains for her own protection, between relentless pursuit and dangerous obsession. Caitlin hendrix has never escaped the shadow of her father’s failure to protect their city.
A riveting psychological thriller inspired by the never-caught Zodiac Killer, about a young detective determined to apprehend the serial murderer who destroyed her family and terrorized a city twenty years earlier. Is it a copycat, or can this really be the same prophet who haunted her childhood? Will Caitlin avoid repeating her father’s mistakes and redeem her family name, or will chasing the Prophet drag her and everyone she loves into the depths of the abyss?
UNSUB: A Novel An UNSUB Novel Book 1 #ad - Caitlin hendrix has been a narcotics detective for six months when the killer at the heart of all her childhood nightmares reemerges: the Prophet. Determined to decipher his twisted messages and stop the carnage, Caitlin ignores her father’s warnings as she draws closer to the killer with each new gruesome murder.
The Nightmare Thief Jo Beckett Book 4Dutton #ad - When forensic psychiatrist Jo Beckett and her partner, Gabe Quintana, are pulled into the game, the stakes are raised. How convenient for a gang of players taking it to the next level. Authorities know all about it. Play along in the new novel by “the next suspense superstar. Stephen kingAutumn wants something special for her twenty-first birthday.
Now she wants excitement. She has the sports car, the apartment, and the private college. And nobody is leaving this party alive. Ignore the screams. It’s just part of the game. She’s going to get it. Daddy has signed up autumn and her friends for the “ultimate urban reality” game: a simulated drug deal, jailbreak, kidnapping, and manhunt.
The Nightmare Thief Jo Beckett Book 4 #ad - After all, nobody wants to spoil Autumn’s fun. They’re playing for real. . That’s why they’re disregarding the cries for help.