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The girl was lying on the steps of the Foundling Museum, dressed all in white. Four girls have disappeared in North London. Three are already dead. Britains most prolific child killer, Louis Kinsella, has been locked up in Northwood high-security hospital for over a decade. Now more innocents are being slaughtered, and they all have a connection to his earlier crimes. Psychologist Alice Quentin is doing research at Northwood. She was hoping for a break from her hectic London life, but shell do anything to help save a child - even if it means forming a relationship with a charismatic, ruthless murderer. But Kinsella is slow to give away his secrets, and time is running out for the latest kidnap victim, who is simply trying to survive.
About the Author: Kate Rhodes
Kate Rhodes is a British crime writer, living in Cambridge. She began life as an English teacher and spent several years in Texas and Florida, teaching and enjoying the sunshine, before returning the to the UK. Kate is the author of the Alice Quentin crime series, set in London. Alice is a forensic psychologist and an expert on the psychology of violence. Kate believes strongly in researching her stories, so that every detail is accurate. Her research has taken her to some fascinating but dangerous locations, including high security prisons and psychiatric hospitals. Recently she attended an autopsy, which made her realise that some things are better left to the imagination.