Synopses & Reviews
It was a cold case…
The unsolved double murder of two teenage girls. They vanished on a crisp autumn night more than decade ago. Their mutilated bodies were found the following spring beneath the melting snow of the Colorado Rockies. Now--at the request of their families--this cold case is being reopened. Clinical psychologist Alan Gregory has been asked to compile a psychological profile of the two girls. To probe their deepest secrets. To uncover the darkest truth. Even if it condemns the innocent as well as the guilty…
A dazzling talent. (Tony Hillerman)
A winner...a superbly written and literate thriller. (The Denver Post)
[A] rousing page-turner by thriller specialist White...a clever, surprise ending. (Publishers Weekly)
Compelling...It's one book suspense fans won't want to miss. (Colorado Springs Gazette)
Elegantly plotted, with brilliant characterizations. (Cleveland Plain Dealer)
Stephen White writes thrillers of the first order. (Nelson DeMille)
One writer who never disappoints. (Hartford Courant)
White keeps getting better. (Denver Post)
“Entertaining, insightful, and enlightening …extremely well-crafted and laced with humor and sensitivity…White keep[s] the suspense percolating.” --The Denver Post
“Elegantly plotted, with brilliant characterizations.” --Cleveland Plain Dealer
“White’s style effectively explores all the complexities of the human psyche… compelling.” --The Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO)
“A page turner that immediately engages readers.” --Chattanooga Free Press
“White drives the story through agile plotting and fine characterizations to a clever, surprise ending…His fans will enjoy the action and the way the series’ main characters evolve in this latest entry.” --Publishers Weekly
“A gripping page-turner.” --The Denver Business Journal
“A great plot line…intriguing…clever and suspenseful.” --The Boulder Daily Camera
The unsolved murder of two teenage girls prompts clinical psychologist Alan Gregory to compile a psychological profile of the two victims. To probe their deepest secrets. To uncover the darkest truth. Even if it condemns the innocent as well as the guilty...
From the "New York Times" bestselling author of "Manner of Death" comes this thriller that opens with the murders of two teenage girls. The cold case is reopened 10 years later, prompting clinical psychologist Alan Gregory to compile a psychological profile of the victims that will probe their deepest secrets and uncover dark truths, even if it condemns the innocent as well as the guilty.
In this classic, early novel from the popular Alan Gregory series, a cold case gets hot as the crime-solving psychologist investigates a decade-old double homicide that will threaten the guilty-and endanger the innocent.
About the Author
Stephen White is a clinical psychologist and New York Times bestselling author of thirteen previous novels, including The Best Revenge and Missing Persons.