'The summer had been long hot and bloody, Fall, with its cooler temperatures was coming. Maybe people wouldn't be as inclined to kill each other. But she doubted it.' Eve Dallas' latest homicide case is a particularly vicious case. A young mother, Elisa Maplewood, is found raped and strangled in the park, her body naked but for what appears to be ...Read More'The summer had been long hot and bloody, Fall, with its cooler temperatures was coming. Maybe people wouldn't be as inclined to kill each other. But she doubted it.' Eve Dallas' latest homicide case is a particularly vicious case. A young mother, Elisa Maplewood, is found raped and strangled in the park, her body naked but for what appears to be a red ribbon tied around her neck. As Eve starts investigating Elisa's friends and relations, an offer of help comes from an unlikely source. The only reason Eve agrees to meet with psychic Celina Sanchez is that she is a friend of a friend. But Celina claims to have experienced visions of the killer and can recite precise details of the case - details that the police have kept to themselves. She is also no glory-hunter - she doesn't want her name released to the media. Haunted by the visions of death that she sees, all she wants to do is help Eve catch the criminal so that she is left in peace. Though Eve remains sceptical of Celina's abilities, she serves the greater good, and she will use all the resources she can to track down the killer before he strikes again...Read Less
Fine. Signed by Author. New York, 2004; purple paper over boards with blue cloth spine; in illustrated dust jacket; signed by author; text is clean; 338 pages; 8vo-over 7 3/4"-9 3/4" Tall. ISBN: 0399151710.
Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 384 p. In Death (Paperback). Audience: General/trade. Berkley mass market edition. 1st printing with a full number line(1-10). Slight foxing on top. Little shelf wear with no remainder mark. Gently read with no marks inside. 1 barely discernible crease on spine. Looks new. From a non-smoking environment.
Collectible: Good in Good jacket. Signed first edition with full number line. Hardcover with minimal wear to dustjacket with light edge wear and very small tear at one corner. "Signed Copy" sticker on front. Boards and binding good with very lightly bumped corners. No notes, underlining, highlights, or dogears found inside. A tight, clean copy.
Fine in fine dust jacket. Signed by author. Glued binding. Paper over boards. With dust jacket. 338 p. In Death (Hardcover). Audience: General/trade. signed first edition with complete number line. Signed on title page by the author.
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