Signed Mystery Michael Robotham Shatter

ISBN 13: 9781847441775

Shatter

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In this fast-paced thriller, a psychologist faces off against a killer who destroys his victims from the inside out.

Joe O'Loughlin is in familiar territory - standing on a bridge high above a flooded gorge, trying to stop a distraught woman from jumping. ''You don't understand,'' she whispers, and lets go. Joe is haunted by his failure to save the woman, until her teenage daughter finds him and reveals that her mother would never have committed suicide - not like that. She was terrified of heights.

What could have driven her to commit such a desperate act? Whose voice? What evil?

Having devoted his career to repairing damaged minds, Joe must now confront an adversary who tears them apart. With pitch-perfect dialogue, believable characters, and astonishingly unpredictable plot twists, Shatter is guaranteed to keep even the most avid thriller readers riveted long into the night.

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About the Author:

Michael Robotham is one of the world's most acclaimed writers of thriller fiction. He began his career as an investigative journalist in Australia and Britain and later became a ghostwriter, collaborating on more than a dozen bestselling autobiographies for pop stars, actors, decorated soldiers, and politicians. His first psychological thriller, Suspect, sold more than a million copies around the world. His second novel, Lost, won the Ned Kelly Award for Australia's best crime novel in 2005 - an award he won again in 2008 with Shatter. Robotham has twice been short-listed for the CWA Steel Dagger. He currently lives in Sydney with his wife and three daughters.

From Publishers Weekly:

Winner of Australia's Ned Kelly Award for Best Novel, Robotham's compelling fourth thriller (after The Night Ferry) finds clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin and his family in Somerset, where he teaches part-time at the University of Bath. When Joe fails to persuade a suicidal woman not to leap from a bridge to her death, he becomes obsessed with understanding the woman's motives. The woman's grief-stricken teenage daughter tracks down Joe, but the police don't take notice until another woman ends up dead under suspicious circumstances. Joe calls on an old friend, retired London detective inspector Vincent Ruiz, and together they race to catch a killer who uses psychological techniques Joe recognizes from his own practice to destroy people. Robotham smoothly mixes Joe's investigation and personal struggles with glimpses into the killer's mind. Even the sharpest readers may not anticipate all of the plot's agile switchbacks or foresee the chilling climax. (Mar.)
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ISBN 10: 1847441777 ISBN 13: 9781847441775
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