Time Bomb

Time Bomb

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Edgar Award winner Jonathan Kellerman once more explores the corruption of California's golden coast and produces a novel of complex characterizations and nonstop suspense. By the time psychologist Dr. Alex Delaware reached the school the damage was done: A sniper had opened fire on a crowded playground, but was gunned down before any children were hurt. While the TV news crews feasted on the scene an Alex began his therapy sessions with the traumatized children, he couldn't escape the image of a slight teenager clutching an oversized rifle. What was the identity behind the name and face: a would-be assassin, or just another victim beneath an indifferent California sky? Intrigued by a request from the sniper's father to conduct a "psychological autopsy" of his child, Alex begins to uncover a strange pattern of innocence, neglect, and loss. Then suddenly it is more than a pattern -- it is a trail of blood. In the dead sniper's past was a dark and vicious plot. And in Alex Delaware's future is the stuff of grown-up nightmares: the face of real human evil. Also available on BDD Audio Cassette.show more

Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 127 x 144.78 x 15.24mm | 90.72g
  • Random House USA Inc
  • Random House Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • abridged edition
  • 0739342851
  • 9780739342855
  • 2,095,008

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"A meticulously constructed thriller." --"Publishers Weekly" "Virtually impossible to put aside until the final horrifying showdown." --"People" "Though a time bomb is ticking away at the heart of this novel, readers will forget to watch the clock once they begin it." -- "Chicago Sun Times" "Scythe -sharp...a great, good read."-- "New York Daily News"show more

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3.97 out of 5 stars
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4 41% (4,481)
3 25% (2,761)
2 3% (353)
1 1% (66)
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