The Samaritan: A Richard and Judy bookclub choice

· Hachette UK
4.5
16 reviews
Ebook
416
Pages

About this ebook

* A RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICK SPRING 2016 *

When the mutilated body of a young woman is discovered, LAPD Detective Jessica Allen knows she's seen this MO before.

A sadistic serial killer has been operating undetected for a decade, preying on lone female drivers who have broken down. The press dub the killer 'the Samaritan', but with no leads, the police investigation quickly grinds to a halt.

That's when Carter Blake shows up to volunteer his services. He's a skilled manhunter who shares some uncomfortable similarities to the man Allen and her team are tracking. As the slaughter intensifies, Blake must find a way to stop it . . . even if it means bringing his own past crashing down on top of him.

From the author of THE KILLING SEASON comes the thrilling new Carter Blake novel.
4.5
16 reviews
jay McGann
January 8, 2022
The Samaritan by Mason Cross. Book 2 in the Carter Blake series. Carter Blake, Detective Jessica 'Jess' Allen and Detective Jonathan 'Jon' Mazzucco.
Ian Thompson
August 21, 2015
Will continue reading this excellent character
A Google user
Really good thriller - enjoyed the characterization

About the author

Mason Cross was born in Glasgow in 1979. He studied English at the University of Stirling and currently works in the voluntary sector. He has written a number of short stories, including 'A Living', which was shortlisted for the Quick Reads 'Get Britain Reading' Award. He lives in Glasgow with his wife and three children.

Find out more at www.masoncross.net or follow him on Twitter @MasonCrossBooks

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