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For twenty years, FBI agent Quentin Hayes has been haunted by an unsolved murder that took place at the Lodge. Now he's returned to the secluded resort one final time to put the mystery at rest. Diana Brisco has come there hoping to unlock the secrets in her troubled past. Instead she is assailed by nightmares and the vision of a child who vanished years ago. And an FBI agent is trying to convince her that she isn't crazy, but that she has a rare gift, a gift that could help him catch a killer.
With an ever-growing readership and over five million copies of her thrillers in print, Kay Hooper has proven the power of her bestselling prowess time and again. Following the sensational hardcover releases of Sense of Evil and Hunting Fear, Hooper puts her readers back in the very capable hands of FBI agent Noah Bishop and his extrasensory Special Crimes Unit for another edge-of-your-seat adventure through the crossroads of criminal forensics and the chilling realm of what lies beyond the imagination.
FBI Agent Noah Bishop and his extrasensory Special Crimes Unit are at the deadly axis of imagination and chilling, unknown evil.
Twenty-five years ago, at a secluded Victorian resort known as The Lodge, Quentin Hayes stumbled upon the body of a young girl - a tragedy no one should ever experience, let alone a 12-year-old boy. Now, on the eve of another disappearance, Quentin teams up with FBI Agent Bishop and artist Diana Brisco, whose "seeing" gifts have been misdiagnosed as mental illness. When it's discovered that many have fallen victim to an evil force that seems to possess the resort, Noah counts on Quentin and Diana to overcome their past trauma to bring a terrifying killer to justice.
FBI agent Quentin Hayes always knew he had an unusual talent, even before he was recruited by Noah Bishop for the controversial Special Crimes Unit. But, as gifted as he is, for twenty years he's been haunted by a heartbreaking unsolved murder that took place at The Lodge, a secluded Victorian-era resort in Tennessee. Now he's returned one final time, determined to put the mystery to rest.Diana Brisco has come there hoping to unlock the mystery of her troubled past. Instead, she is assailed by nightmares and the vision of a child who vanished from The Lodge years ago. And an FBI agent is trying to convince her that she isn?t crazy but that she has a rare gift, a gift that could catch a killer.Quentin knows that this is his last chance to solve a case that has become a dangerous obsession. But can he persuade Diana to help him, knowing what it could cost her? For something cold and dark and pure evil is stalking the grounds of The Lodge. Something Diana may not survive. Something Quentin never felt before: the chill of fear.