By Alan Jacobson
Clean off the main tough case of her occupation, The seventh Victim heroine and popular FBI profiler Karen Vail returns in an explosive mystery set opposed to the backdrop of California’s wine nation. Hoping to discover solace from the demons that hang-out her, Vail makes her first journey to the Napa Valley. But presently after arriving, a sufferer is located within the private reaches of the unique wine cave, the paintings of a rare unpredictable serial killer. From the outset, Vail is pissed off via her lack of ability to profile the offender-until she realizes why: the Behavioral research Unit has now not formerly come across a killer like him. As Vail and the duty strength paintings round the clock to spot and find him, they’re stuck in an online of knotted with secretive businesses, a decades-long feud among renowned wine households, and frequent corruption that leads Vail to ask yourself whom, if an individual, she will be able to trust. Meanwhile, because the sufferer count number rises, Vail can’t shake the gnawing experience that anything isn’t correct. With the killer’s activities threatening the Napa Valley’s multi-billion greenback undefined, the stakes have by no means been higher, and the race to discover the killer by no means extra urgent. And via all of it, a shock lurks… person who Karen Vail by no means sees coming.
Meticulously researched in the course of years of labor wit the FBI profiling unit and vast interviews with wine pros, bestselling writer Alan Jacobson can provide a excessive speed mystery that includes the type of edge-of-your-seat finishing that encouraged Nelson DeMille to name him “a hell of a writer.”
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Crush (Karen Vail) by Alan Jacobson