I close my eyes and feel my heart begin racing Someone is coming They're going to find me A mother and her teenage daughter are found brutally murdered in a remote farmhouse, one defiled by multiple stab wounds and the other left lying like Sleeping Beauty waiting for her Prince. Reluctantly, clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin is drawn into the investigation when a former student, calling himself the 'Mindhunter', trading on Joe's name, has jeopardised the police inquiry by leaking details to the media and stirring up public anger. With no shortage of suspects and tempers beginning to fray, Joe discovers links between these murders to a series of brutal attacks where the men and women are choked unconscious and the letter 'A' is carved into their foreheads. As the case becomes ever more complex, nothing is quite what it seems and soon Joe's fate, and that of those closest to him, become intertwined with a merciless, unpredictable killer . . . A chilling psychological thriller from one of the most brilliant crime authors of today, Michael Robotham.
Prepare for a tissue-chewing finale. Robotham has done it (brilliantly) again. - SYDNEY MORNING HERALD Be warned that once you start this novel, you may not be able to put it down. - BETTER READING Robotham doesn't just make me scared for his characters, he makes my heart ache for them. - LINWOOD BARCLAY Will have you turning the pages compulsively - THE TIMES Robotham is an absolute master. - STEPHEN KING