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Author Jacobson, Alan, 1961-

Title Crush / Alan Jacobson.

Imprint New York, NY : Vanguard Press, 2009.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Jacobson, A.    ---  Available
Description 392 p. ; 25 cm.
Series A Karen Vail novel ; bk. 2
Summary "Hoping to find solace from the demons that haunt her, Vail makes her first trip to the Napa Valley. But shortly after arriving, a victim is found in the deepest reaches of an exclusive wine cave, the work of an extraordinarily unpredictable serial killer. From the outset, Vail is frustrated by her inability to profile the offender--until she realizes why: the Behavioral Analysis Unit has not previously encountered a killer like him. As Vail and the task force work around the clock to identify and locate him, they're caught in a web knotted with secretive organizations, a decades-long feud between prominent wine families, and widespread corruption that leads Vail to wonder whom, if anyone, she can trust. Meanwhile, as the victim count rises, Vail can't shake the gnawing sense that something isn't right. With the killer's actions threatening the Napa Valley's multi-billion dollar industry, the stakes have never been greater, and the race to find the killer never more urgent. And through it all, a surprise lurks...one that Karen Vail never sees coming."--From publisher description.
Subject United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Fiction.
Vail, Karen (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Hernandez, Robby (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Government investigators -- Fiction.
Wine industry -- California -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- California -- Fiction.
Detectives -- California -- Fiction.
Serial murders -- Fiction.
Serial murderers -- Fiction.
Criminal profilers -- Fiction.
Napa Valley (Calif.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
ISBN 9781593155483
1593155484

 
    
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