The Murderer's Daughter: A Novel

The Murderer's Daughter: A Novel

Jonathan Kellerman


NEW YORK instances 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).
 
a super, deeply devoted psychologist, Grace Blades has a present for treating souls and tormented psyches—perhaps simply because she bears her personal invisible scars: in simple terms 5 years outdated whilst she witnessed her mom and dad’ deaths in a bloody murder-suicide, Grace took shelter in her fierce mind and located convenience within the loving couple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 while an grownup with an comprehensive specialist existence, Grace nonetheless has a gloomy, mystery facet. whilst her worlds shockingly converge, Grace’s harrowing prior returns with a vengeance.
 
either Grace and her most modern sufferer are surprised after they realize one another from a up to date come across. Haunted by means of his bleak previous, mild-mannered Andrew Toner is determined for Grace’s well known healing services and greater than keen 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 choice she regrets whilst a murder detective looks on her doorstep.
 
An evil she inspiration she’d outrun has reared its head back, yet Grace fears police inquiry will disclose her double existence. Launching her personal own research leads her to a murderously manipulative foe, one whose warped yearning 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 sufficient assessment of Books
 
“A gorgeous page-turner with a really attention-grabbing femme fatale at its fast-beating middle . . . jam-packed with inventive, razor-sharp plotting, captivating brain video games and nail-biting suspense.”—Yorkshire night Post
 
“A tight, fast moving 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 interesting a part of this pleasing secret, which, although billed as a stand-alone, may definitely make a spin-off series.”Booklist
 
“An extraordinary story of survival and suppleness within the face of forget and murder.”RT booklet 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 loose Press

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