. Twenty years ago, jolie royale witnessed a crime that stained her home, Belle Rose plantation, with her family's blood. Years ago, he made no secret of his resentment toward her family, but it seems many things have changed--including Jolie's feelings for her unlikely ally. The case was ruled a double homicide and suicide and quickly closed, though rumors abounded as to the murderer's real identity.
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Letters that remind her of the disturbing ones she used to get from Reed Conway--the hellraiser she knew from childhood--after her father prosecuted him for murder. And being "good" has kept Ella safe and sane--until now. Sleepy southern daysas the pampered daughter of one of Spring Creek's most prestigious southern families, Ella Porter has lived her entire life on the straight-and-narrow.
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No time to cryeach grisly new discovery proves the past has not been forgotten, and the worst is yet to come. But then another connection emerges, tying them to a long-ago series of horrifying crimes Audrey hoped would never resurface--crimes that hit all too close to home. No place to hidechattanooga grief counselor Audrey Sherrod moonlights for the local police.
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. Their tortured screams, their pleas for mercy--all will be in vain. And the next word you utter could be your last. The only way to stop the slaughter is to predict the next victim. Praise for the novels of Beverly Barton"A shivery read. Teamed with fbi agent will brannock, julia delves into an investigation that soon unearths more bodies--all mutilated in the same way, all left with a gruesome souvenir of a killer's ruthless rage.
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A desperate hunt has begun. Adams county, then stalks, friendly place where everyone knows each other—but not well enough, a total psycho who first romances, kidnaps, it seems, Alabama, is a small, because Sheriff Bernie Granger has a serial killer on her hands, and kills his victims. He’s their secret admirer, love letters, wooing them with phone calls, and special gifts.
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