Synopses & Reviews
MEET HANNIBAL LECTER FOR THE FIRST TIME.
In the realm of psychological suspense, Thomas Harris stands alone. Exploring both the nature of human evil and the nerve-racking anatomy of a forensic investigation, Harris unleashes a frightening vision of the dark side of our well-lighted world. In this extraordinary novel, which preceded The Silence of the Lambs and Hannibal, Harris introduced the unforgettable character Dr. Hannibal Lecter. And in it, Will Graham—the FBI man who hunted Lecter down—risks his sanity and his life to duel a killer called the...Red Dragon
This novel that introduced the evil Dr. Hannibal Lecter character and spawned the smash hit "Silence of the Lambs" is being reissued in anticipation of the impending mass-market release of "Hannibal", the latest in the series. Harris writes a new Foreword for this edition. Extensive national radio network campaign. National print ads. Updated author site at www.thomasharris.com.
About the Author
A native of Mississippi, Thomas Harris began his writing career covering crime in the United States and Mexico, and was a reporter and editor for the Associated Press in New York City. His first novel, Black Sunday, was published in 1975, followed by Red Dragon in 1981, The Silence of the Lambs in 1988, and Hannibal in 1999.