THE KILLING HOUSE
Now Available in the UK
The Killing House is the amazing first novel in a stunning new series by Chris Mooney, author of the popular CSI Darby McCormick thrillers. It introduces fallen angel and former profiler Malcolm Fletcher who is forced to take the law into his own hands in order to uncover the truth in his terrifying first case.
RULE #1: DON'T SCREAM
Four years ago, Theresa Herrera's ten-year-old-son Rico was abducted from his home. The police found little evidence and the case went cold. Theresa's husband has told her to move on, but she won't give up hope.
RULE #2: DON'T CALL THE POLICE
Today a mysterious woman invaded Theresa's home and told her that Rico is alive. Theresa talks on the phone to a young man who is, without question, her son.
RULE #3: DON'T RUN. DON'T FIGHT
The woman promises to reunite Theresa with Rico only if she will follow the rules. But it is the last rule that fills Theresa with horror ...
RULE #4: KILL YOUR HUSBAND AND YOUR SON WILL LIVE
Malcolm Fletcher—a former FBI profiler and now the nation's Most Wanted fugitive—arrives in Colorado to help Theresa and her husband find their son. But his arrival coincides with a dangerous and shocking twist in the case.
Barely surviving his first encounter with a suspect, Fletcher embarks on his own secret investigation, with the police just behind him every step of the way. Join Fletcher on his hunt and discover Chris Mooney's charismatic new series character in one of this year's most impressive new thriller series. Behind every door in The Killing House, death awaits you.
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A US publication date hasn't been set yet. US readers can order easily from the Amazon.co.uk link below (shipping is very reasonable!).
Penguin, paperback, August 2012, ISBN 978-0141049519
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