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The Whisperer (2009)

by Donato Carrisi

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Easy reading whodonit. I actually did not figure this one out prematurely, and I always appreciate a story with a surprise.

I think this book benefited from translation. No flowery, superfluous language. Just straitforward storytelling. The heroine is definitely someone flawed, that we can relate to. ( )
  suline | Dec 5, 2016 |
This book was chilling and reminded me of The Silence of the Lambs (without so much gore). The characters were well-developed, the plot was plausible, and I did not figure out what was going on until it was revealed by the author. Excellent read. ( )
  Maureen_McCombs | Aug 19, 2016 |
I really liked this book. It gripped me from the start, so much so that I actually considered cancelling my plans for the day just so that I could keep reading it. It kept me guessing right to the end, although the one thing I never figured out was the location I had assumed that as the author is Italian that the story was set in Italy but after reading it I'm not so sure. I'll look forward to reading more from this author. ( )
  KarenDuff | Jun 1, 2016 |
Interesting on several levels, but certainly not the thriller of the year as some have indicated.
Reviewers seem overly concerned about the lack of a specific location; I thought that the absence was part of the appeal of a "generic" thriller. Not so enthused about the ending, which seems contrived and elusive at once. ( )
  fwbl | Apr 25, 2016 |
odlican krimic,Mila je zena koja nalazi nestalu djecu jer je i sama nekad nestala,pronaci djevojcicu broj 6, a na tom putu naci sebe i zaboraviti proslost ( )
  ceca78 | Apr 10, 2016 |
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I wish to inform you abot the strange case of one of our inmates.



Prison de haute sécurité de XXXX
Quartier pénitentiaire n° 45

Rapport du directeur, M. Alphonse Bérenger
23 nov. de l'année en cours
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Six severed arms are discovered in a clearing. Buried in a mysterious circle, each appears to belong to young girls who have been recently abducted. Alive or dead, the remainder of the girls' bodies are missing. By-the-book Criminologist Goran Gavila is paired with Officer Mila Vasquez, whose reputation for insubordinate behavior is counterbalanced only by her ability in cases involving missing children. Faced with the task of locating a mass murderer and recovering any of the girls who might still be alive, Gavila and Vasquez find themselves confronted with a killer who is clearly guilty but raises a new set of questions regarding the case that don't add up.
About the AuthorDonato Carrisi was born in 1973 and studied law and criminology. Since 1999 he has been working as a TV screenwriter. He lives in Rome. THE WHISPERER is his first novel.

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Investigators Mila Vasquez and Goran Gavila unravel the layers of a series of twisted murders that begin with the discovery of the severed arms of five missing girls who were abducted in broad daylight.

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