Title: Hide and Seek (Criminal Profiler #1)
Author: Mary Burton
Stars: 5 stars
Hide and Seek is a dark gritty thriller that will have readers biting there nails. The story starts with Macy Crow from a previous Mary Burton book .
The characters feels she needs to prove she can still be the best FBI agent possible. Her old mentor Mike Nevada wants to in a way save Marcy from the darkness that steals a part of your soul.
The story is about rap and the characters who were rap give readers a graphic review of what happened to each one of them. Breaking readers heart realizing what can happen to women who are sexual assaulted.
The story is difficult to read for women because the characters who dealing with every woman's worst nightmares. At the same time the author has the ability to bring out the best in woman who want to fight for what is right.
Thank you to Netgalley and the Publisher Montlake for the advance copy of Mary Burton Hide and Seek.
Special Agent Macy Crow is a survivor. After a vicious hit-and-run nearly kills her, she gets right back to work, and now she’s gunning for a spot on the FBI’s elite profiling team. As an audition, she offers to investigate the recently discovered bones of Tobi Turner, a high school girl who disappeared fifteen years ago.
While investigating with local sheriff Mike Nevada, a former colleague and onetime lover, Macy discovers a link between Tobi’s case and several others that occurred around the same time as her disappearance. As Macy interviews victims and examines old cases, she uncovers a sinister picture of a stalker who graduated to sexual assault—and then murder.
Macy and Nevada race to put this monster behind bars before he can come out of hiding. But the murderer’s had years to hone his skills, and soon Macy herself becomes a target. She’s no stranger to pain and terror, but will Macy’s first profiling case be her last?
Expected publication: April 23rd 2019 by Montlake Romance
Mary Burton loves writing suspense, researching law enforcement and forensic procedures, morning walks, baking, books, and tiny dachshunds. She also enjoys hunting down serial killers, which she does in her New York Times and USA Today bestselling novels.
Mary is routinely featured among the top ten writers in Amazon’s Author Rankings for romantic suspense. Her recent novel, Her Last Word, reached number three on the Kindle eBooks Store bestseller list.
Research is a favorite part of Mary’s day. She never tires of learning more about police work, evidence collection and analysis. She’s known for taking a hands-on approach, whether it means interviews with professionals in the field, forensic seminars or lessons at the firing range.
A Richmond native, Mary has lived there for most of her life. Her first book was published in 2000, and she’s now the author of thirty-one published novels and five novellas. She is is also known for her five works of contemporary fiction written as Mary Ellen Taylor.
When not traveling for research or visiting with readers at bookstores, book festivals and conferences, Mary remains very much a homebody. She and her husband spend time alternately enjoying their empty nest and spoiling their four-legged babies Buddy, Bella and Tiki.