A Cold Dark Place by Gregg Olsen

By Gregg Olsen

The Seeds Of Evil. . .

In a secluded farm condominium within the Pacific Northwest, a relatives has been slaughtered—and a teenage son has disappeared. unmarried mom and cop, Emily Kenyon spearheads a depressing hunt for a killer. yet Emily's teenage daughter Jenna is one step prior to her. . .

Are Planted In. . .

Jenna is familiar with the boy suspected of murdering his family members and needs to assist him—perhaps an excessive amount of. Then inside of days of the 1st homicide, one other relations is butchered, this time in Iowa. And at the heels of this brutal slaying, one other follows in Salt Lake urban. Eerie similarities hyperlink the crime scenes. yet a fair darker connection threatens to assert much more sufferers. . .

A chilly darkish Place

As Emily suits the puzzle items jointly, she realizes the risk surrounding her daughter is worse than she'd imagined. Now in a determined race to avoid wasting Jenna, Emily needs to fit wits with the main crafty, diabolical killer she's confronted but in her career—a killer who's simply positioned her and her daughter on the best of his checklist. . .

Praise for Gregg Olsen's A depraved Snow. . .

"Wickedly smart! surely twisted."—Lisa Gardner

"A genuine grabber."—Linda Lael Miller

"An impossible to resist page-turner."—Kevin O'Brien

"A top-notch thriller."—Donna Anders

Praise for Gregg Olsen's a chilly darkish Place

"Olsen does a pleasant task balancing earlier and current plots and subplots during this intricately layered tale, preserving the strain taut and pages turning." —Publishers Weekly

"A nice mystery that grabs you through the throat and takes you into the darkish, frightening areas of the guts and soul." —Kay Hooper

"Dark, atmospheric, riveting suspense . . . Gregg Olsen is likely one of the top. You'll sleep with the lighting fixtures on after analyzing Gregg Olsen's darkish, atmospheric, page-turning suspense . . . for those who can sleep in any respect. Suspense that grips you from the 1st web page to the last." —Allison Brennan, New York Times bestselling writer of Fear No Evil

"A wonderful mystery – a brutally darkish tale with a compelling, difficult plot. The infrequent bonus is a heroine so actual and fascinating you'll instantly attach and root for her opposed to a gloomy, evil personality who's guaranteed to scare the hell out of you." —Alex Kava, New York occasions bestselling writer of Whitewash

"A page-turner . . . Olsen brings his mammoth wisdom of the legal brain to the fictitious degree, deftly combining simply the correct mix of plot and characterization to create a piece of darkish, gripping suspense." —Anne Frasier, USA Today bestselling writer of Garden of Darkness

"This beautiful mystery is the affection baby of Thomas Harris and Laura Lippman, with the entire thrills and the sheer glued-to-the-page artistry of both." —Ken Bruen, Shamus Award-winning writer of Priest

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