Elizabeth George is the New York Times bestselling author of sixteen novels of psychological suspense, one book of nonfiction, and two short story collections. Her work has been honored with the Anthony and Agatha awards, the Grand Prix de Litt rature Polici re, and the MIMI, Germany's prestigious prize for suspense fiction. She lives in Washington State.
"George has once again delivered a thick, knotty, densely plotted
mystery. As always, it isn't a book to tear through in an hour, but
one to read slowly, over many sittings, and
"Dark, unrelenting, and powerful."--Kirkus Reviews
"A hauntingly memorable experience."--New York Journal of Books
"Richly rewarding...offers an intricate plot that will satisfy even jaded fans of psychological suspense."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"This is the kind of mystery that Elizabeth George does best....Ms. George has done a brilliant job...and this is probably her best mystery in years."--Washington Times