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Alone ... Massachusetts State Trooper Bobby Dodge watches a tense hostage standoff unfold through the scope of his sniper rifle. Just across the street, in wealthy Back Bay, Boston, an armed man has barricaded himself with his wife and child. The man's finger tightens on the trigger and Dodge has only a split second to react ... and forever pay the consequences. Alone ... that's where the nightmare began for cool, beautiful, and dangerously sexy Catherine Rose Gagnon. Twenty-five years ago, she was buried underground during a month-long nightmare of abduction and abuse. Now her husband has just been killed. Her father-in-law, the powerful Judge Gagnon, blames Catherine for his son's death ... and for the series of unexplained illnesses that have sent her own young son repeatedly to the hospital. Alone ... a madman survived solitary confinement in a maximum security prison where he'd done hard time for the most sadistic of crimes. Now he walks the streets a free man, invisible, anonymous ... and filled with an unquenchable rage for vengeance. What brings them together is a moment of violence--but what connects them is a passion far deeper and much more dangerous. For a killer is loose who's woven such an intricate web of evil that no one is above suspicion, no one is beyond harm, and no one will see death coming until it has them cornered, helpless, and alone.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2005
ISBN: 9780553901139
Characteristics: 1 online resource (324 p.)


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Jan 06, 2018

When Massachusetts State Trooper, Bobby Dodge is called to a hostage scene, he has to make a choice whether to kill the suspect before the suspect kills his wife and son. After he kills the suspect, he finds himself investigated. There are more murders and he is being set up to take the fall for killing the suspect. This is a page turner and I couldn't put it down.

Sep 13, 2013

A real page-turner. Thoroughly enjoyed it a second time, although couldn't remember much of the plot. That makes it a real 'taker'.

Mar 27, 2011

This author knows how to develop believable characters and situations and keep you guessing on how her mystery is going to evolve and be resolved.

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