Absolute Fear (A Bentz/Montoya Novel)

Absolute Fear (A Bentz/Montoya Novel)

Lisa Jackson


From the New York Times bestselling writer of Fatal Burn and Shiver comes a pulse-pounding new novel of insanity, deceit, and twisted revenge that would take readers into the center of worry. . .

For the previous 3 months, Eve Renner has struggled to recollect the evening she used to be approximately killed and her lover was once attempted for homicide. She recalls getting the nervous name from a chum from her earlier: "Meet me on the cabin. i have evidence." She recalls due to the fact that good friend mendacity in a pool of blood. and she or he recalls a frightening glimpse of her lover Cole Dennis's face as a gunshot plunged her into darkness. Now, her reminiscence and feelings scarred, Eve has lower back to New Orleans to omit the prior. however the earlier aren't forgotten. Eve's shattered reminiscence has helped Cole stroll on homicide fees simply as a brand new sequence of killings starts.

The most recent murders are extraordinary and baffling. The sufferers are killed in a ritual style, a chain of numbers tattooed into their our bodies. 212. a hundred and one. 111. 323. there isn't any clue to their that means, no connection to the sufferers other than one: Our girl of Virtues medical institution, the crumbling previous asylum that used to be the scene of unspeakable insanity. For Eve, it used to be a moment domestic as a baby. Her father used to be a physician there, and he or she spent hours exploring its mystery chambers, hidden rooms, and forbidden passageways. someplace in its decaying rooms lies the main to a poor crime, a betrayal past imagining whose echoes at the moment are being felt with a vengeance--a crime that turns out to guide to Eve herself. And the single guy she will be able to belief with the hunt is Cole, her former lover and, simply potentially, a cold-blooded killer.

As forgotten thoughts start to floor, our bodies are stumbled on and every twist results in one other terrifying piece of the puzzle. somebody is staring at, making plans, luring her again to the ruins of Our girl and the surprising truths hidden there--someone who has been anticipating this second to strike. he's deadlier than she may perhaps ever have imagined and nearer than she is aware. For the sins of the previous has to be printed, the crimes delivered to justice, and the cost paid--in blood.

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