My name is Piper Hadley and I went missing on the last Saturday of the summer holidays three years ago. When Piper and her friend Tash disappeared, there was a huge police search, but they were never found. Now Tash, reaching breaking point at the abuse their captor has inflicted on them, has escaped, promising to come back for Piper. Clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin and his stalwart companion, ex-cop Vincent Ruiz, force the police to re-open the case after Joe is called in to assess the possible killer of a couple in their own home and finds a connection to the missing girls. But they are racing against time to save Piper from someone with an evil, calculating and twisted mind...
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Before writing full-time Michael Robotham was an investigative journalist in Britain, Australia and the US. He is the pseudonymous author of ten best-selling non-fiction titles, involving prominent figures in the military, the arts, sport and science. He lives in Sydney with his wife and three daughters.Review:
Never-lets-up suspense and beautiful writing Stephen King There is non-stop action and incident, and a climax that is hard to predict Daily Mail The story builds to a stunning climax. Highly recommended Mystery People The latest episode in his outstanding series featuring clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin Daily Record Tthe combination of convincing characters, psychological expertise and a neatly-constructed plot makes this an outstandingly good crime novel. It is also an interesting example of the power of restraint and allusion ... Robotham's story is all the more powerful for its understatement Literary Review After seven previous nail-biting thrillers, few British writers can ramp up the tension as skilfully as Robotham. A winner Irish Independent
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Book Description Sphere, London, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. 1st edition hardcover in fine condition in fine dust jacket -signed by the author on the title page - Victor Ruiz and Joe O'Loughlin novel - new, unread copy. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # msh4851
Book Description Sphere, 2012. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1847445241