By Kay Hooper
A picture-perfect Tennessee city has simply develop into a monster's searching floor. our bodies are discovered tortured to demise. a 3rd individual is going lacking. What little proof is left at the back of defies all rationalization. Is the fear simply starting? Or have the nice voters of Gladstone harbored a dismal mystery for a very long time? Sheriff Miranda Knight is set to make her small city secure once again. and she or he does what she swore she could by no means do: contain FBI profiler Noah Bishop. He's the single guy who understands approximately her special talents, and that wisdom virtually destroyed her and her sister years in the past. Now, as Bishop arrives together with his staff of brokers, Miranda needs to learn how to belief him and use her talents once again. For they're approximately to head at the hunt for a killer whose insanity has no bounds, a killer who is familiar with precisely the best way to smash Miranda: by means of preying on her sister.
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Okay, Officer," he said, "we'll write up our results and they'll be attached to your review. " Consulting his notebook. "Your threat assessment regarding civilians and officers was perfect. Calls for backup were timely and appropriate. Your deployment of personnel negated any chance the perpetrators would escape from the containment situation and yet minimized exposure. You called the illegal drug search right. And getting the personal information from the one suspect for the hostage negotiator was a nice touch.
He leaned closer to the woman, squinting, wondering if he could see some essence, some spirit rising from her body. He didn't. He straightened up, considering what else he might do to the still form in front of him. • • • You’re sure it was screaming? No," the security guard said. "Maybe not screaming, you know. Shouting. Upset. For just a second or two. " The heavy guard, breathing hard, glanced at the tall, brunette policewoman, shook his head and flexed and opened his huge hands. He wiped his dark palms on his blue slacks.