Twelve years ago, Eve Dallas was just a rookie NY cop when her instincts led her to the apartment of Isaac McQueen, a man she discovered to be a sick murderer and paedophile, who was keeping young girls in cages. Now a homicide Lieutenant, Eve is one of the most distinguished officers in the city - and then she learns that McQueen has escaped from jail.
Bent on revenge against Eve and with a need to punish more "bad girls" McQueen heads to Dallas, Texas - the place where Eve was found as a child, the place where she killed her own abusive monster when she was only eight years old. With Eve and Roarke in pursuit of McQueen, everything is on the line and secrets from Eve's past are about to be shockingly revealed.
When Dallas was starting out as a rookie cop, she was on a routine door-knocking assignment when she came across a man who made the hairs on the back of neck crawl. After being forced to knock him out she opened up a room of horrors, Isaac McQueen has abducting young girls, carving a heart with a number on their chest and keeping them prisoner and sexually abusing them.
We cut to nearly 12 years later and a man arrives at cop central with a message meant just for Eve. McQueen has escaped and is keen to start where he left off, yet leaves Eve the message that she will have to come to Dallas (as the state that she was found in when eight years old and in Dallas can be found if you look for it).
In New York to Dallas we have one of Eve's loose ends answered, and it wasn't quite what I was expecting to happen in the book and I did feel that it was tied up very quickly, when I felt that it could have carried on it to the next book. Other than that it was a great addition to the series and one of my favourite.
Random listing from 'Books'...
I Love You Through and Through, Good Night, I Love You, and now Ten Tiny Toes!
Caroline Jayne Church brings her adorable toddler art and lovely rhymes to this joyful twist on the tried-and-true classic, Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes. From ears that wiggle to bellies that giggle, Ten Tiny Toes is sure to inspire little ones as they learn to celebrate their "mouth, ears, eyes, nose, and a love that grows and grows."
All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the Knock Out News Group. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of kiwireviews.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, on the premise that they have been submitted as the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.
"Ever notice that 'what the hell' is always the right decision?"
Marilyn Monroe (1926 - 1962)