The Secret Friend

The Secret Friend

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Two dead girls in the riverTwo tiny statues of the Virgin Mary concealed in their clothingOne CSI on the hunt for their killerWhen Judith Chen is found floating in Boston's Harbour, links are made with the murder of Emma Hale, a student who vanished without trace, only for her body to wash up months later. CSI Darby McCormick is assigned to the case and uncovers a piece of overlooked evidence from the Hale investigation - which brings her into contact with Malcolm Fletcher, a former FBI agent now on the Most Wanted list after a string of bloody murders. And when a third student goes missing, Darby is led into a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse with deadly links to the past - and a man who speaks to the Blessed Virgin. A man who wants to be a secret friend to the girls he abducts ...
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Product details

  • Paperback | 448 pages
  • 110 x 178 x 30mm | 240.4g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141030879
  • 9780141030876
  • 384,609

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A masterful thriller, dark and disturbing * Linda Fairstein * A scary breakneck ride * Tess Gerritsen * A masterful thriller, dark and disturbing * Linda Fairstein * A scary breakneck ride * Tess Gerritsen *
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About Chris Mooney

Chris Mooney is the author of nine thrillers, of which Remembering Sarah was nominated for the prestigious Edgar Award for Best Novel. His Darby McCormick series includes The Missing, The Secret Friend, The Soul Collectors, The Dead Room, Fear the Dark and Every Three Hours. Chris's latest book is Every Pretty Thing, the seventh Darby McCormick thriller. Chris lives in Boston with his wife and son.
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792 ratings
3.97 out of 5 stars
5 34% (270)
4 38% (298)
3 21% (170)
2 6% (44)
1 1% (10)
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