by Iris Johansen
3 of 5 stars
A serial killer is on the loose in San Diego and Kendra Michaels is back and may be the target.
I was hoping for local flavor and familiar sights and landmarks of San Diego, and there were some, but not enough to feel at home.
The Johansen team weaves a compelling thriller here. Although it's a little light in plot and the dialogue is a bit schmaltzy at times, this is still a good book and worth the read.
About the author from Goodreads:
Born in St. Louis, Missouri
Genre Romance, Literature & Fiction, Suspense
Iris Johansen is a New York Times bestselling author. She began her writing after her children left home for college. She first achieved success in the early 1980s writing category romances. In 1991, Johansen began writing suspense historical romance novels, starting with the publication of The Wind Dancer. In 1996 Johansen switched genres, turning to crime fiction, with which she has had great success.
She lives in Georgia and is married. Her son, Roy Johansen, is an Edgar Award-winning screenwriter and novelist. Her daughter, Tamara, serves as her research assistant.
IRIS JOHANSEN is The New York Times bestselling author of Night and Day, Hide Away, Shadow Play, Your Next Breath, The Perfect Witness, Live to See Tomorrow, Silencing Eve, Hunting Eve, Taking Eve, Sleep No More, What Doesn't Kill You, Bonnie, Quinn, Eve, Chasing The Night, Eight Days to Live, Blood Game, Deadlock, Dark Summer, Pandora's Daughter, Quicksand, Killer Dreams, On The Run, and more. And with her son, Roy Johansen, she has coauthored Night Watch, The Naked Eye, Sight Unseen, Close Your Eyes, Shadow Zone, Storm Cycle, and Silent Thunder.