Summer, 2059. A man wearing a cape and a top hat approaches a prostitute on a dark, New York City street. Minutes later, the woman is dead. Left at the scene is a letter addressed to Lieutenant Eve Dallas, inviting her to play his game and unveil his identity. He signs it, "Jack."
Now Dallas is in pursuit of a murderer who knows as much about the history of serial killers as she does. He has studied the most notorious and the most vicious slayings in modern times. But he also wants to make his own mark. He has chosen his victim: Eve Dallas. And all Eve knows is that he plans to mimic the most infamous murderers of all — starting with Jack the Ripper...
About the Author
J.D. Robb is the pseudonym of Nora Roberts, the number one New York Times bestselling author of more than one hundred novels. With more than 300 million copies of her books in print, and over 150 New York Times bestsellers to date, Nora Roberts is indisputably the most celebrated women's fiction writer today.
Robb's energetic prose and hard-edged dialogue will keep readers engrossed. ("Publishers Weekly") Still reeling from the emotional and historical revelations ofPortrait in Death, Eve and Roarke continue to battle their own demons. You won't find a better combination of gritty suspense and sexy romance anywhere. RT Book Reviews The latest entry in Robb's series of feisty futuristic mysteriesdelivers...As always, however, Robb's delightfully snappy dialogue, playful sexuality and whirlwind pacing will keep readers captivated. Publishers WeeklyMore Praise for the In Death series Robb is a virtuoso. Seattle Post-Intelligencer It s Law & Order: SVU in the future. Entertainment Weekly J. D. Robb s In Death novels are can t-miss pleasures. #1 New York Times bestselling author Harlan Coben Anchored by terrific characters, sudden twists that spin the whole narrative on a dime, and a thrills-to-chills ration that will raise the neck hairs of even the most jaded reader, the J. D. Robb books are the epitome of great popular fiction. New York Times bestselling author Dennis Lehane"
Series: In Death
For Ages: 18+ years old
Number Of Pages: 342
Published: 26th August 2003
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 17.1 x 10.8 x 2.5
Weight (kg): 0.17