By Jon Osborne
A felony mastermind is undertaking a perilous online game of homicide at the streets of latest York. Following the foundations of chess he strikes his sufferers round the urban, leaving his sinister calling playing cards at every one blood-soaked crime scene. yet because the physique count number mounts, the recent York police strength aren't any closer to catching this sadistic killer. And professional profiler, FBI certain Agent Dana Whitestone, is introduced in to help.
Still bruised from her come upon with The Cleveland Slasher, Dana, and her companion Jeremy Brown, quickly develop into embroiled in a macabre video game of cat and mouse as they fight to seek down this extremely smart yet totally ruthless assassin sooner than he claims his subsequent sufferer. after which they comprehend they could be up opposed to now not one killer yet - and all hell breaks loose...
About the Author
Jon Osborne has been a newspaper reporter for a decade, such a lot lately for the Naples day-by-day information in Florida. he's a military veteran and lives in Bonita Springs, Florida.
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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.