By Val McDermid
Meet Tony Hill's such a lot twisted adversary - a killer with a buying checklist of sufferers, a killer unmoved by means of formative years and innocence, a killer pushed by means of the main perverted wants ...
When youngster Jennifer Maidment's murdered and mutilated physique is stumbled on, it really is transparent that there's a harmful psychopath at the free. yet it's now not lengthy ahead of Tony and DCI Carol Jordan appreciate it's just the beginning of a brutal and ruthless crusade focusing on an it sounds as if unconnected crew of teenagers. Their chameleon-like killer is speaking to them on-line, pretending to percentage their pursuits and ideology - after which luring them to their deaths.
But simply whilst Tony may be on the center of the quest, he's driven to the margins by way of Carol's cost-cutting boss and changed via a dangerously green profiler. suffering from the newly woke up ghosts of his personal earlier and determined for distraction in his paintings, Tony battles to discover the solutions that may provide him own pride in his so much nerve-shattering research yet.
Psychologically gripping and relentlessly paced, 'Fever of the Bone' is the appropriate creation should you haven't but came across the broken yet incredible felony profiler Tony Hill and DCI Carol Jordan, top identified from ITV's award-winning 'Wire within the Blood'.