By Jonathan Kellerman
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER • Includes bonus material
From the creator of the acclaimed Alex Delaware sequence comes a journey de strength standalone novel that illustrates completely why “Jonathan Kellerman has justly earned his attractiveness as a grasp of the mental mystery” (People).
an excellent, deeply committed psychologist, Grace Blades has a present for treating afflicted souls and tormented psyches—perhaps simply because she bears her personal invisible scars: simply 5 years outdated whilst she witnessed her mom and dad’ deaths in a bloody murder-suicide, Grace took shelter in her fierce mind and located convenience within the loving couple who followed her. yet at the same time an grownup with an finished specialist lifestyles, Grace nonetheless has a dismal, mystery aspect. whilst her worlds shockingly converge, Grace’s harrowing earlier returns with a vengeance.
either Grace and her most recent sufferer are shocked after they realize one another from a up to date stumble upon. Haunted by way of his bleak earlier, mild-mannered Andrew Toner is determined for Grace’s popular healing services and greater than prepared to disregard their connection. And whereas Grace is tempted to discover his case, which turns out to eerily echo her grim early years, she refuses—a selection she regrets while a murder detective appears to be like on her doorstep.
An evil she concept she’d outrun has reared its head back, yet Grace fears police inquiry will divulge her double lifestyles. Launching her personal own research leads her to a murderously manipulative foe, one whose warped longing for strength forces Grace again into the chaos and insanity she’d some time past fled.
Praise for The Murderer’s Daughter
“[A] taut mystery . . . with the richness and resonance of literary fiction.”—Washington self sustaining evaluate of Books
“A beautiful page-turner with a really interesting femme fatale at its fast-beating center . . . choked with inventive, razor-sharp plotting, captivating brain video games and nail-biting suspense.”—Yorkshire night Post
“A tight, fast paced narrative [with] an excellent, kick-ass heroine.”—Library Journal
“Kellerman doesn’t allow off-the-charts genius Grace turn into one-dimensional. Her backstory and problem to slot in, even into maturity, are an attractive a part of this gratifying secret, which, notwithstanding billed as a stand-alone, may perhaps definitely make a spin-off series.”—Booklist
“An striking story of survival and suppleness within the face of forget and murder.”—RT e-book Reviews
Praise for Jonathan Kellerman
“Kellerman’s psychology abilities and darkish mind's eye are a powerful literary mix.”—Los Angeles Times
“Kellerman doesn’t simply write mental thrillers—he owns the genre.”—Detroit unfastened Press