A compelling early thriller from the bestselling Jeffery Deaver - Detective Bill Corde's unsuspecting family is about to be targeted by the killer of a young girl.
DEAVER. DANGEROUSLY GOOD.
When Detective Bill Corde looks at the beautiful face of the murdered girl in the mud, he does not know his own life is about to turn into a terrifyingly real nightmare.
For the girl's killer is now on the trail of Corde and his unsuspecting family: his wife, teenage son, and imaginative but vulnerable daughter, Sarah. Sarah, who alone knows the identity of the killer...
The lesson Bill Corde is about to learn - the lesson of her death - is an education that no one will ever forget.
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