"Rarely is an author so skilled at portraying such unremitting evil and the poignant, human side of his characters in a single tale."
"Jacob Stone is equal parts Thomas Harris, Michael Connelly, Jo Nesbo, and Stephen King. CRUEL will leave you shaking...?ith fear, excitement, and the uncontrollable compulsion to keep on reading."
—Lee Goldberg, #1 New York Times bestselling author of True Fiction
"17." L.A. detective Morris Brick knows the number all too well. It was the gruesome signature the Nightmare Man left next to his victims' bodies. Brick's father was the first to investigate the killings. Five women were butchered before the perpetrator vanished. Seventeen years later he resurfaced—to kill again in the same depraved ways. Now another seventeen years have passed. Brick knows in his gut that it's time for the Nightmare Man to reawaken. But even Brick can't imagine the madman's true agenda. Or just how terrifying the sleepless nights are going to get in the City of Angels...
by Jacob Stone
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by Herman Melville
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by Mark Twain
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by William Shakespeare
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