The Serial Killers Club

By Jeff Povey (Mass Market, 2007)
When our hero finds himself in the path of a serial killer, he somehow manages to defend himself, and give the blood-thirsty madman a taste of his own medicine. But when he goes through the dead man's wallet, he finds a mysterious personal ad inviting him to join a party hosted by Errol Flynn. What begins with passing curiosity soon becomes uncontrollable obsession, as our hero becomes acquainted with 18 killers. Their game: to share the thrill of the hunt and to make sure no two members choose the same two victims. To protect their identities, they have all chosen names of old Hollywood stars, and before long, our hero becomes Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. But he has no intention of following the rules. With a government special agent on his trail who will soon become his partner in crim, "Dougie" plans to knock off the killers one by one, from Carole Lombard to Chuck Norris, to Laurence Olivier and Cher. But what happens when the "stars" notice their numbers dropping?
  • Grand Central Publishing
    • Format: Mass Market

    • Price: $20.99 US/$24.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780446616645

    • On Sale Date: 06/01/2007

    • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing

    • Imprint: Grand Central Publishing

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When our hero finds himself in the path of a serial killer, he somehow manages to defend himself, and give the blood-thirsty madman a taste of his own medicine. But when he goes through the dead man's wallet, he finds a mysterious personal ad inviting him to join a party hosted by Errol Flynn. What begins with passing curiosity soon becomes uncontrollable obsession, as our hero becomes acquainted with 18 killers. Their game: to share the thrill of the hunt and to make sure no two members choose the same two victims. To protect their identities, they have all chosen names of old Hollywood stars, and before long, our hero becomes Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. But he has no intention of following the rules. With a government special agent on his trail who will soon become his partner in crim, "Dougie" plans to knock off the killers one by one, from Carole Lombard to Chuck Norris, to Laurence Olivier and Cher. But what happens when the "stars" notice their numbers dropping?

JEFF POVEY was born in England, grew up in Scotland, and returned to England to seek fame and fortune. After working at various ill-suited jobs, he turned to writing and has since turned out more than a hundred hours of mainly primetime television, and was a lead writer for the hit BBC TV show EastEnders. This is his first novel, but more wait patiently in the wings. Povey lives in England with his wife, four children, and his gambling habit.

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The Serial Killers Club
  • Publisher: Grand Central Publishing
  • Price: $20.99 US/$24.99 CAN
  • Pages: 320
  • Physical Dimensions: 4-3/16" x 6-3/4"
  • Audio Run Time: 0
  • ISBN-13: 9780446616645
  • On Sale Date: 06/01/2007
The Serial Killers Club