Ashes to ashes: Kovac & Liska Series, Book 1

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"ASHES TO ASHES" Read by Melissa Leo A monster known as the Cremator is killing prostitutes in Minneapolis parks and setting their bodies on fire. When one of his victims turns out to be the daughter of a local billionaire, and a homeless teenager claims to have witnessed the burning, it brings together former FBI agent Kate Conlan and the Bureau's top serial-killer profiler, John Quinn. Conlan and Quinn share a painful personal history; now they have to work together against a very smart lunatic who seems to be able to read their minds.
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"Without a doubt . . . one of the most intense suspense writers around."--Chicago Tribune

"[Tami Hoag] demonstrates just why she has become one of the hottest names in the suspense game. Bottom line: Leaves competition in the dust."--People

He performs his profane ceremony in a wooded Minneapolis park, anointing his victims, then setting the bodies ablaze. He has already claimed three lives, and he won't stop there. Only this time there is a witness. But she isn't talking.

Enter Kate Conlan, former FBI agent turned victim/witness advocate. Not even she can tell if the reluctant witness is a potential victim or something more troubling still. Her superiors are interested only because the latest victim may be the daughter of Peter Bondurant, an enigmatic billionaire. When Peter pulls strings, Special Agent John Quinn gets assigned to the case. But the FBI's ace profiler of serial killers is the last person Kate wants to work with, not with their troubled history. Now she faces the most difficult role of her career--and her life. For she's the only woman who has what it takes to stop the killer . . . and the one woman he wants next.

"You'll want to lock the doors while you're reading."--Minneapolis Star Tribune

"An up-all-night read."--The Detroit News

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series Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska novels
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, American, Minneapolis (Minn.) -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, American, Serial murderers -- Fiction, Serial murders -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis -- Fiction, Suspense fiction, American, United States. -- Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Fiction
title_display Ashes to ashes
title_full Ashes to Ashes Kovac & Liska Series, Book 1, Ashes to ashes / Tami Hoag, Ashes to ashes [sound recording] / Tami Hoag
title_short Ashes to ashes
title_sub Kovac & Liska Series, Book 1
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, American, Fiction, Mystery, Psychological fiction, American, Serial murderers, Serial murders, Suspense, Suspense fiction, American, Thriller