First, she imagined it. Then a killer made it real.Rowan Smith is living in a borrowed Malibu beach house while her bestselling novel is made into a Hollywood movie. A former FBI agent with a haunted past, Rowan thinks she has outrun her demons. But fiction and reality collide when a dismembered... show more
First, she imagined it. Then a killer made it real.Rowan Smith is living in a borrowed Malibu beach house while her bestselling novel is made into a Hollywood movie. A former FBI agent with a haunted past, Rowan thinks she has outrun her demons. But fiction and reality collide when a dismembered body is found in Colorado: the real-life victim had the same name, occupation, and looks as a character in Rowan’s novel. By the time the FBI, the LAPD, and her own private bodyguard gather around her, another person is killed–again, the murder ripped from the pages of Rowan’s book.In the company of a former Delta Force officer with secrets of his own, Rowan faces an excruciating dilemma: the only way to chase down the tormenting killer is by revisiting the darkness of her past–and by praying for some way out again.After the prey is chosen, the hunt is on and the kill is certain.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: December 27th 2005
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 416
Edition language: English
Series: Predator Trilogy (#1)
I knew who the bad guy was immediately, even before the hints started dropping. I guessed with confidence and was dead on. About everything. This is the second book in a row I've read featuring somebody imprisoned in an insane asylum for a murder they didn't commit.Mostly I had problems with Rowan, ...
The plot of this romantic suspense was pretty good and when there was action is was exciting but I did not like the heroine. As an ex-FBI agent she knew the importance of getting all the facts yet she held tight to her secrets. The Flynn family is hired to guard Rowan who has a killer copying the ...
Rowan Smith is a former FBI agent turned crime fiction writer who wakes one morning and finds out that there's a brutal killer using her books as a blueprint for murder. It's soon clear that shes the eventual target and John Flynn is brought in to help his brother Mike to provide bodyguard service. ...
Brennan was a new author for me when I started reading The Prey. I wasn't really sure what to think. I always get nervous trying someone new. But I was really pleasantly surprised!! Brennan is a fabulous story weaver. I don't know if that is even something that you can be, but it is now! She wrote s...
Hardly got started and I put it down. The lead female is the kind of character I'm sick of....a dark, painful past makes her a bitch who can't accept help from anyone. The author alludes to something that is too horrific to remember. Anyway, I got this for $0.25 at the library sale table so don't ...