By C. E. Lawrence
At the start, they seem like suicides. our bodies inside of per week - one discovered floating in New York's East River, one other electrocuted within the bath. yet forensics express that the sufferers have been drugged, then killed. because the dying toll grows, so does the brutality of the murders - and the killer dubbed the Flesh Collector keeps to prey. NYPD profiler Lee Campbell joins the frantic pursuit of a murderous madman who delights in taunting police with grotesque messages. someplace within the killer's terrifying handiwork lie the clues to his twisted psyche. however the case is turning out to be disturbingly own. Getting shut sufficient to forestall the monster capability getting shut adequate - to die...
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