Readers who’ve been waiting for a book featuring sexy true-crime writer Troy Stockton, your time has come and you won’t be disappointed. This is a tight suspense with the sexiest of heroes and a protagonist seriously worth rooting for.
FBI profiler Elaina McCord is determined to prove herself. Her first case puts her in the sights of writer Troy Stockton. Troy’s interest in the case of young women being drugged, murdered and hidden in the local marshland increases when it’s linked to an old case he reported on. When Elaina becomes the target of the murderer, Troy thinks his playboy days may be in the past. (POCKET, Jul., 352 pp., $7.99)