||When three women in the Boston area are murdered in the same manner, Detective Harry Jordan is certain that he's got a serial killer on his hands. In an effort to uncover more leads, he enlists the help of TV cop show host Mallory Malone to hopefully profile the case on television. When Mallory gets visibly upset after seeing the murderer's photo, Harry wonders what secrets may be lurking in Mallory's past.
||She can keep the doors locked. The lights on. Her fingers crossed. But she cant stop the memories of a terrifying crime. Or keep it from happening again.The murderer took his time choosing his pretty victims. Then he took his time killing them. What was left when he finished made even veteran Boston cop Harry Jordan feel sick. But this time the killer made a mistake. His victim was found alive.Armed with a police sketch of the man, Harry wanted national publicity, the kind he could get from Mallory Malone, the "TV detective." Her top-rated show reenacted heinous crimes and often jogged witnesses' memories enough to shake loose the clue that could break the case. But not this time.This case was different for self-made career woman Mallory Malone. This cop was different. The case scared her; the cop was falling in love with her. Her instincts told her to run. But the killer already knew her name. Her address. And a secret that could destroy them both.Elizabeth Adler was born in Yorkshire, England. She is married to an American lawyer and has one daughter. They have lived in Brazil, England, France, and Ireland and currently live in California. She is the internationally acclaimed author of Léonie, Peach, The Rich Shall Inherit, The Property of a Lady, Fortune Is a Woman, and The Secret of the Villa Mimosa.
|Editors Note 2
||Boston Police Detective Harry Jordan is mystified by a case that has the city in the grip of terror--the grisly murders of three college women. Suspecting the work of a serial killer, Jordan has no evidence, no clues, and nowhere to start. In an uncharacteristic, desperate move, he enlists the help of cool, elegant Mallory Malone, star of a popular investigative TV show. Together Jordan and Malone delve into an elusive case of deadly secrets--and electric attraction--with the killer lurking closer than they know.
|Editors Note 3
||Mallory Malone, known as "The TV Detective" for her popular television show, is enlisted by Boston police detective Harry Jordan to catch a serial killer preying on pretty young women, a man who harbors a secret about her past. Reprint.