Detective Alex Cross is back and he's in love. But his happiness is threatened by a series of chilling murders in Washington, D.C., murders with a pattern so twisted they leave investigators reeling. Cross's pursuit of the killer produces a suspect, a British diplomat named Geoffrey Shafer. But proving he's the murderer becomes a potentially deadly task. As Shafer engages in a brilliant series of surprising countermoves, Alex and his fiance become hopelessly entangled with the most memorable nemesis Cross has ever faced.
- ISBN-13: 9780446608817
- ISBN-10: 0446608815
- Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
- Publish Date: October 2000
- Dimensions: 6.8 x 4.2 x 1.05 inches
- Shipping Weight: 0.49 pounds
- Page Count: 480