This exceptionally well written suspense mystery will grab you in the opening and keep you reading. The story has it all; a serial killer, a missing child, plenty of terror, lots of mystery, and even a touch of romance. It is at times creepy and often moves into the realm of the downright frightening. The descriptions are vivid and tangible leaving readers with the feeling that they have actually visited the locations. The author gets you inside the minds of the various characters, who are all complex, realistic, and delightfully quirky. The action builds to a suspenseful thrilling conclusion that does not disappoint. Anyone who enjoys mystery, suspense, or psychological horror will definitely enjoy this book.