Hailed by Dan Brown (The Da Vinci Code) for his "utterly consuming" suspense fiction, New York Times bestselling author Greg Iles melds forensic detail with penetrating insight into the heart of a killer in a southern town. Some memories live deep in the soul, indelible and dangerous, waiting... show more
Hailed by Dan Brown (The Da Vinci Code) for his "utterly consuming" suspense fiction, New York Times bestselling author Greg Iles melds forensic detail with penetrating insight into the heart of a killer in a southern town. Some memories live deep in the soul, indelible and dangerous, waiting to be resurrected....Forensic expert "Cat" Ferry is suspended from an FBI task force when the world-class odontologist is inexplicably stricken with panic attacks and blackouts while investigating a chain of brutal murders. Returning to her Mississippi hometown, Cat finds herself battling with alcohol, plagued by nightmares, and entangled with a married detective. Then, in her childhood bedroom, some spilled chemicals reveal two bloody footprints...and the trauma of her father's murder years earlier comes flooding back. Facing the secrets of her past, Cat races to connect them to a killer's present-day violence. But what emerges is the frightening possibility that Cat herself has blood on her hands....
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 1st 2005
Publisher: Pocket Star
Pages no: 800
Edition language: English
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, Adult Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
, Murder Mystery
Ok so this is a first for me. I have read every book written by this author and I am anxiously awaiting his latest work, however, in spite of this I have never written a review on any of his books as it just seemed to daunting of a task. How does an average person like myself begin to express the sh...
I liked this. I grabbed it on a whim and ended up enjoying it. The "killer" at the end felt yanked out of nowhere, though. I got Cat's story, it made sense, sort of. I still don't understand what it was about the crime scenes that threw her into panic attacks. I just don't understand the tie-in ther...
My sister-in-law gave this book to me to read and I had little expectations and little excitement. However, I was very surprised and found that I could not put it down. This was my second novel by the author Iles and I was not disappointed. The author does an excellent job developing characters a...