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Play Dead

Play Dead

The girl’s smashed-in face stared unseeing up to the blue sky, soil spilling out of her mouth. A hundred flies hovered above the bloodied mess.

Westerley research facility is not for the faint-hearted. A “body farm” investigating human decomposition, its inhabitants are corpses in various states of decay. But when Detective Kim Stone and her team discover the fresh body of a young woman, it seems a killer has discovered the perfect cover to bury their crime.

Then a second girl is attacked and left for dead, her body drugged and mouth filled with soil. It’s clear to Stone and the team that a serial killer is at work — but just how many bodies will they uncover? And who is next?

As local reporter, Tracy Frost, disappears, the stakes are raised. The past seems to hold the key to the killer’s secrets — but can Kim uncover the truth before a twisted, damaged mind claims another victim …?
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Genre: Mystery & Thriller / Fiction / Mystery & Detective / Private Investigators

On Sale: September 10th 2019

Price: $12.99 / $16.99 (CAD)

Page Count: 400

ISBN-13: 9781538749777

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"I read this book in one sitting, yes it really was that good ... the perfect crime thriller, well plotted, great characters, suspense ... and the most deviant and chilling serial killer... Utterly gripping and it's certainly going to be in my top reads of 2016 ... 5 stars out of 5 plus a glass of wine (to steady my nerves, after reading such a heart-pounding crime thriller)."—The Book Review Cafe
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"Hooks you and reels you in ... Life gets put on hold until you've finished the latest offering in her AMAZING Kim Stone series ... utterly fantastic."—Reading Room with a View
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"I defy anyone to turn away from the page. I was glued to this book...a truly gripping and, at times, terrifying story."—Book Addict Shaun
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