Merciless

Merciless

By Mary Burton

Zebra Books, Mass Market Paperbound, 9781420110203, 410pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2011

Description
No Pity
Each skeleton is flawless--gleaming white and perfectly preserved, a testament to his skill. Every scrap of flesh has been removed to reveal the glistening bone beneath. And the collection is growing. . .
No Compassion
When bleached human bones are identified as belonging to a former patient of Dr. James Dixon, Detective Malcolm Kier suspects the worst. Dixon was recently acquitted of attempted murder, thanks to defense attorney Angie Carlson. But as the body count rises, Kier is convinced that Angie is now the target of a brutal, brilliant psychopath.
No Escape
Angie is no stranger to the dark side of human nature. But nothing has prepared her for the decades-long legacy of madness and murder about to be revealed--or a killer ready to claim her as his ultimate trophy. . .
Praise for the novels of Mary Burton
"A twisted tale. . .I couldn't put it down " --Lisa Jackson on "Dying Scream"
"Taut, compelling. . .delivers a page-turner." --Carla Neggers on "I'm Watching You""A chilling thriller." --Beverly Barton on "Dead Ringer.


About the Author
New York Times and USA Today bestselling novelist Mary Burton is the highly praised author of twenty-six romance and suspense novels and five novellas. She lives in Virginia with her husband and three miniature dachshunds.