Synopses & Reviews
Dexter Morgan is more than Miami's top forensic blood spatter expert. He does double-duty as the city's friendly neighborhood crime-fighting serial killer...a murderer who targets his fellow murderers! Dexter puts his horrible hobby on hold as he finds himself trapped in a sticky situation - his high school reunion. But when Miami's newest serial killer starts racking up a body count, has Dexter met his match? And did Dexter have a hand in creating this brutal butcher? It's murderous mayhem as Dexter's Dark Passenger - his bloodthirsty inner voice - demands satisfaction and the forensic expert turns inward, getting his hands dirty digging through a dark chapter from his past. From Dexter creator and acclaimed novelist Jeff Lindsay (Darkly Dreaming Dexter) and star artist Dalibor Talajic (X-Men) comes this chilling chapter in the Dexter legacy!
COLLECTING: Dexter 1-5
Dexter Morgan, a serial killer who targets murderers, finds that he may have met his match at his high school reunion when another serial killer, whose murderous ways Dexter may have inspired, starts racking up a body count.
It's an all-new Dexter adventure - his first time in comic book form - written by his creator, Jeff Lindsay! Dexter Morgan isn't just Miami's #1 forensic blood splatter expert. He's also a serial killer...who targets other serial killers! But now, the deeply damaged Dexter must face two of his worst nightmares: his high school reunion, and a former classmate with a secret that could destroy him! And as if that weren't enough, Dexter and his detective sister Deborah are on a hot new case - that ends in flames! Dexter may have met his match...but did he help create him? Determined to prove how sneaky he really is, Dexter infiltrates his rival's lair...but has he actually stepped into a trap? The bodies are piling up under the hot Miami sun -and Dexter might be next!
COLLECTING: Dexter 1-5
About the Author
is the pen name of American playwright and crime novelist Jeffry P. Freundlich,
best known for his novels about sociopathic vigilante Dexter Morgan. Many of his earlier published works include his wife Hilary Hemingway as a co-author. His wife is the niece of Ernest Hemingway and an author in her own right.
The first book in the Dexter series, Darkly Dreaming Dexter was included on the original nomination list for the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Awards in the Best First Novel category.
Dexter aired as a 2006 TV series on Showtime with the first season based on Darkly Dreaming Dexter. The second and third seasons, aired in 2007 and 2008, respectively, have original storylines that do not follow the plots of Lindsay's books. On October 21, 2008, Showtime renewed the series for a fourth and fifth season, each consisting of 12 episodes. On November 18, 2011, it was announced that Dexter had been renewed for a seventh and eight season. Lindsay had a cameo role in the tenth episode of the third season of Dexter.
Lindsay is currently working on a seventh Dexter novel entitled Dexter's Final Cut. The release date will be in September 2013