‘One of the boldest thriller writers working today’ TESS GERRITSEN
‘Her characters, plot, and pacing are unrivalled’ MICHAEL CONNELLY
From the #1 bestselling author comes a chilling short story...
Pam is a fifty-two-year-old teacher who has let herself go for the first time in her life. It’s two years since her husband – ex husband – John died and she’s heading from Georgia to California for the third and – she hopes – final time.
But just what lies in store for her there?
Previously in First Thrills, a collection edited by Lee Child, and now available on its own.
Slaughter is one of the most riveting writers in the field today.
Slaughter knows exactly when to ratchet up the menace.
Slaughter's plotting is relentless, piling on surprises and twists.
Slaughter's shock tactics don't allow the reader to relax for a single moment.
Slaughter takes us to the deep, dark places other novelists don't dare to go.