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It came in a plain brown wrapper, no return addressâ€”an audiocassette recording of a horrifying, soul-lacerating scream, followed by the sound of a childlike voice chanting: â€śBad love. Bad love. Donâ€™t give me the bad love.â€ť For Alex Delaware the tape is the first intimation that he is about to enter a living nightmare. Others soon follow: disquieting laughter echoing over a phone line that suddenly goes dead, and a chilling act of trespass and vandalism. He has become the target of a carefully orchestrated campaign of vague threats and intimidation rapidly building to a crescendo as harassment turns to terror, mischief to madness.
â€śA wonderful, roller-coaster ride . . . a guaranteed page-turner.â€ťâ€”USA Today
With the help of his friend, LAPD detective Milo Sturgis, Alex uncovers a series of violent deaths that may follow a diabolical pattern. And if he fails to decipher the twisted logic of the stalkerâ€™s mind games, Alex will be the next to die.
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Jonathan Kellerman's Guilt.