Have Alex personalize it for you as a gift ... Alex Kava's long awaited prequel to her Maggie O'Dell series. From her small Quantico office Special Agent Maggie O'Dell has profiled serial killers using Poloraids and faxed copies of evidence provided by homicide detectives from across the country. She's profiled the killers and solved the crimes without ever stepping foot at a real crime scene. Then Albert Stucky comes along and nothing will ever be that same. Stucky is a sadistic madman who places pieces of his victims in takeout containers and leaves them for innocent bystanders to find. He enjoys his twisted games as much as he enjoys the kill. Maggie is tasked with profiling his murders. Instead of feeling threatened, Stucky is pleased and he even begins to taunt her--"Let the chase begin."
Re-Print 2017 - with additional book club material and bonus section. One fatal mistake, and there’s no turning back. Melanie Starks and her seventeen-year-old son, Charlie, have been running one con job or another for as long as she can remember. Her brother, Jared, reappears in her life after being released from jail on a technicality. Jared has the perfect plan to rob a local bank, but he needs Melanie and Charlie’s help. Within seconds, shots are fired, leaving four people dead. When they refuse to tell Melanie what happened in those few desperate moments, she realizes her brother and her son have formed a silent bond. Now they’re on the run, and there’s nothing to lose.