By Gregg Olsen
The Seeds Of Evil. . .
In a secluded farm residence within the Pacific Northwest, a kin has been slaughtered—and a teenage son has disappeared. unmarried mom and cop, Emily Kenyon spearheads a depressing hunt for a killer. yet Emily's teenage daughter Jenna is one step prior to her. . .
Are Planted In. . .
Jenna understands the boy suspected of murdering his family members and desires to aid him—perhaps an excessive amount of. Then inside days of the 1st homicide, one other kin is butchered, this time in Iowa. And at the heels of this brutal slaying, one other follows in Salt Lake urban. Eerie similarities hyperlink the crime scenes. yet a good darker connection threatens to assert much more sufferers. . .
A chilly darkish Place
As Emily matches the puzzle items jointly, she realizes the risk surrounding her daughter is worse than she'd imagined. Now in a determined race to avoid wasting Jenna, Emily needs to fit wits with the main crafty, diabolical killer she's confronted but in her career—a killer who's simply put her and her daughter on the most sensible of his checklist. . .
Praise for Gregg Olsen's A depraved Snow. . .
"Wickedly shrewdpermanent! surely twisted."—Lisa Gardner
"A genuine grabber."—Linda Lael Miller
"An impossible to resist page-turner."—Kevin O'Brien
"A top-notch thriller."—Donna Anders
Praise for Gregg Olsen's a chilly darkish Place
"Olsen does a pleasant activity balancing prior and current plots and subplots during this intricately layered tale, protecting the stress taut and pages turning." —Publishers Weekly
"A nice mystery that grabs you through the throat and takes you into the darkish, frightening areas of the guts and soul." —Kay Hooper
"Dark, atmospheric, riveting suspense . . . Gregg Olsen is without doubt one of the most sensible. You'll sleep with the lighting fixtures on after studying Gregg Olsen's darkish, atmospheric, page-turning suspense . . . in case you can sleep in any respect. Suspense that grips you from the 1st web page to the last." —Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling writer of Fear No Evil
"A attractive mystery – a brutally darkish tale with a compelling, elaborate plot. The infrequent bonus is a heroine so real and interesting you'll instantly attach and root for her opposed to a gloomy, evil personality who's guaranteed to scare the hell out of you." —Alex Kava, New York occasions bestselling writer of Whitewash
"A page-turner . . . Olsen brings his large wisdom of the felony brain to the fictitious degree, deftly combining simply the correct mix of plot and characterization to create a piece of darkish, gripping suspense." —Anne Frasier, USA Today bestselling writer of Garden of Darkness
"This wonderful mystery is the affection baby of Thomas Harris and Laura Lippman, with the entire thrills and the sheer glued-to-the-page artistry of both." —Ken Bruen, Shamus Award-winning writer of Priest
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Bogardus returned the transfer to Julius, accompanied by a skeletonic key from which hung a large wooden tag reading No. #8. Julius made his way through the crowd and stopped to wrap his scarf twice around his head. indd 24 2/21/12 10:18:55 AM magic words like tarpaper shacks set in three long rows, moaning in the wind. Some sang high, the holes in their walls whistling like fifes; others intoned lower scales. Their bass and timpani was banging shutters. Number Eight was in the center of the first row.
You’d better scat, boy. If Max knew you were in here talking to me, he’d skin us both. And don’t worry about the prophet there. ” The waiter brought two double shots of whiskey to the table. LadyJane handed one to Julius and raised the other in a toast. “C’mon, boy,” she said, like a mother offering milk. “It’ll steady you up. ” KL Close to midnight, Julius was awakened by a commotion in the street. Buzzing with fatigue, the boy rose from his bed and walked to the window. Below, he could see the lights of the Nickel & Dime and hear its laughter and music.
His eyes and mouth were open. They carried the body through the door and dropped it in a drift at the side of Number Eight. Wiping the snow from his hands, the gray man knelt down, shot his cuffs, and pulled the boots from the dead man’s feet. indd 26 2/21/12 10:18:56 AM magic words The task completed, the two kicked up enough snow to cover Jim Riley and hurried back inside. Perhaps it had been the open door or the absence of a rotting man in their midst, but Julius found the air in Number Eight not quite so foul as before.