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Silent Scream by Karen Rose
  

Silent Scream

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The brilliant new novel from the incomparable Karen Rose, in which an arson leads to murder and blackmail, and a desperate search for those responsible.

If you like Karen Rose you might also like to read books by P. J. Tracy, Lisa Gardner and Katia Lief.

Synopsis

Silent Scream by Karen Rose

Four college kids set fire to a supposedly empty condominium block. But when they see the young girl at an upper-floor window desperately banging on the glass, clawing to get out, they realise their mistake. Although they don't all agree, the group leave the girl to her certain death, little realising that someone is there, watching their every move. Someone who has a nasty habit of blackmail and sees an opportunity for profit which is far greater than any they have ever had before. For local fire fighter David Hunter, getting the blaze under control is hard enough, but when he finds the girl's body he realises that this arson attack has become a murder case and the homicide cops are immediately called in. Now, as David works with the cops, it's a race to find the arsonists, and the blackmailer, before events escalate out of all control.

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'Page-turning' * Sunday Express * 'Intense, complex, and unforgettable' * James Patterson *'


About the Author

Karen Rose

Karen Rose was introduced to suspense and horror at the tender age of eight when she accidentally read Poe's The Pit and The Pendulum and was afraid to go to sleep for years. She now enjoys writing books that make other people afraid to go to sleep. Karen lives in Florida with her family. When she's not writing, she enjoys travelling, karate and, though not a popular Florida pastime, skiing.

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Book Info

Publication date

14th October 2010

Author

Karen Rose

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www.karenrosebooks.com/

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Publisher

Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Paperback
560 pages

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
Crime / Mystery
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Thriller / suspense

ISBN

9780755346585

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