In Eve Duncan, Ms. Johansen created a multi-layered, utterly compelling heroine, whose dramatic fight to overcome her inner demons is impressive to behold. An outstanding thriller.

Raised by an addict teenage mother, Eve herself got pregnant early. Little Bonnie was the best thing that ever happened to Eve and when she is the victim of a serial killer, Eve swears that one day she will bring find her daughter's body and bring it home.

After a decade of study and training, Eve is now the leading U.S. Forensic Sculptor. Billionaire John Logan her skill to identify a skull in his possession.

Eve senses that Logan is playing a potentially deadly game as the eerie face from the grave could change the course of history.

(July, 343 pp., $6.99)

Reviewed by: 
Jill M. Smith