By Jonathan Kellerman
Perennial bestseller and said grasp of the mental mystery, Jonathan Kellerman has created a riveting and noteworthy Alex Delaware novel a few and elusive younger lady whose brutal homicide forces the bright psychologist-detective to confront his personal fallibility.
Lauren Teague is a gorgeous, defiant, borderline-delinquent youngster while her mom and dad deliver her to Alex Delaware's place of work. yet for all Alex's ability and energy, Lauren resists—angrily, provocatively. Reluctantly, the psychologist chalks Lauren up as one of many inevitable mess ups of a hard occupation. yet years later, whilst Alex encounters Lauren as a stag party's featured leisure, either general practitioner and sufferer are sticken with disgrace. And the final word horror happens whilst, quickly after, Lauren's brutalized corpse is located dumped in an alley. Alex disregards the recommendation of his depended on buddy, LAPD detective Milo Sturgis, and jeopardizes his dating with longtime lover, Robin Castagna, so that it will pursue Lauren's assassin. As he investigates his younger patient's bothered prior, Alex enters the shadowy worlds of fringe mental experimentation and the intercourse undefined, after which into mortal risk whilst lust and large funds collide in Southern California.
Jonathan Kellerman's L.A. is evil, seductive, and unforgiving, and Flesh and Blood is mind-opening in its drama of a pushed man's own quest, breathtaking in its inventive plot, packed with unforgettable characters, and crowned off via a terrifying climax. this can be suspense fiction at its finest.
From the Hardcover edition.