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The Violet Hour (Paperback)
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The Violet Hour (Paperback)

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Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 09/12/2010
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Johnny Angel is found brutally murdered with a dead prostitute in his bed and a needle full of heroin in his arm. It's all the more shocking because he's a priest. But when Dr Bennett Marc Crane, a prestigious plastic surgeon, is the next victim of a vicious attack of the same manner, it becomes clear that there is a serial killer on the loose... And as this homicidal maniac exacts his vengeance upon more innocent victims, evidence of another long-buried crime is uncovered. One that starts with a Halloween celebration at an exclusive college party twenty years ago and ends with a murderous plan for delayed revenge. For Nicky Stella, a hungry journalist, this is just the sort of sordid story that could land him a cover article. But when he digs a bit too deep, the killer's attention turns towards Nicky and he must find the killer before he becomes the next victim...

Publisher: Cornerstone
ISBN: 9780099524823
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 245 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 22 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"Consistently surprising . . . Montanari keeps the reader deliciously off balance throughout, letting the novel accrue horrors and deft misdirections, right until its gory end" * Publishers Weekly *
"The novel is, like the nameless killer's victims, well executed. And like the killer himself, fiendishly twisted. A real page turner" * Booklist *
"Told at breakneck pace, with more than one truly frightening villain, and a protagonist whose tenacity in the face of evil makes him a hero for our times, you turn the pages as if your very life depends on it" * Daily Mail *
"A relentlessly suspenseful, soul-chilling thriller that hooks you instantly" -- Tess Gerritsen
"A no-holds-barred thriller that thrusts the reader into the black soul of the killer ... those with a taste for Thomas Harris will look forward to the sure-to-follow sequel" * Library Journal *

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“Never been disappointed with a Montanari book...”

Just read.....The Violet Hour by Richard Montanari. Love his books so a favourite author.

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