by Lisa Gardner
Book #3 in the FBI Profiler series, published 2001
What do you do when a killer targets the people you love the most? When he knows how to make them vulnerable? When he knows the same about you?
FBI Agent Pierce Quincy is haunted by his daughter’s death in a drunk-driving accident. Pierce knew about his daughter’s problem with alcohol, and about her loneliness.
And so, he is sure, did the man who killed her. Rainie Conner is an ex-cop with a past overshadowed by violence. She was once involved with Pierce in a harrowing case that brought them together personally and professionally. Then, he came to her rescue.
Now it is time for her to help him. This killer is different. He has an insatiable hunger for revenge – and for fear. He isn’t satisfied with taking his victims’ lives – he wants to get inside their minds and strip them of every