April 2010 / ISBN 9780786021499
another serial killer novel that is mildly entertaining as long
as you don’t expect too much from the overused scenario. Within
a short period of time the New York City police find two bodies,
one in a bathtub and the other in the East River, both apparently
suicides. Upon closer inspection it becomes obvious that the deceased
were drugged and then killed.
It is also
discovered that each victim is missing a small piece of flesh. This
curious fact coupled with more murders results in the city’s
latest serial killer being dubbed, “the Flesh Collector”.
Lee Campbell is called upon to work his magic and help the department
find the psychopath who also has taken to taunting the police thus
adding to their determination to find him. Unfortunately, Campbell’s
own past gets in the way of this investigation and suddenly it takes
on a personal element that may have dire consequences.
may not be a novel you’d pass on to friends to read it will
help you wile away a few hours in the airport or on a long flight
somewhere. The story moves fairly well and the cast of characters
manage to keep you interested in what happened to them most of the