Ballantine, Dec 2004, 26.95, 372 pp.
LA Homicide Detective Petra Connor looks at the corpses of four dead people lying in a dance-club parking following a drive by massacre and wonders what connection link these victims.
At the same time that Petra struggles with no leads except rumors of a possible witness in hiding, twenty-two years old Ph.D. candidate Isaac Gomez has been analyzing homicide statistical patterns. He believes he has uncovered a trend involving a murderer who murders on June 28th and has for six years in row. Petra knows that June 28th is coming soon and with the help of this young genius, she plans to end the serial killing.
This report prepared by Harriet Klausner