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David Pittu
  jmail | Mar 21, 2016 |
First time Kay Hooper reader. I noticed some plot set ups, much like you would in a suspense or horror movie when you know something bad is going to happen, but aside from those the story was enjoyable enough. Serial killers, psychics, and romance, oh my. Characters were likeable and dis-likeable appropriately and the setting, the North Carolina mountains in winter, was a good choice for a somber setting. The only thing that could have improved the reading experience for me would have been more emotions from the characters. They seemed not to have much emotional response from the deaths of locals in their community which made the romance aspect seem a little flat. ( )
  KEFeeney | Dec 6, 2015 |
First time Kay Hooper reader. I noticed some plot set ups, much like you would in a suspense or horror movie when you know something bad is going to happen, but aside from those the story was enjoyable enough. Serial killers, psychics, and romance, oh my. Characters were likeable and dis-likeable appropriately and the setting, the North Carolina mountains in winter, was a good choice for a somber setting. The only thing that could have improved the reading experience for me would have been more emotions from the characters. They seemed not to have much emotional response from the deaths of locals in their community which made the romance aspect seem a little flat. ( )
  KEFeeney | Dec 6, 2015 |
Cassie Neil is a psychic who occasionally aids the police. Unfortunately in LA, she directed the police to the wrong location. By the time the mistake was discovered, a little girl is killed. Blaming herself, she moves to Pine Bluff North Carolina to start over. Cassie reluctantly agrees to help with a series of murders of young women. Will she be able to help them before another one takes place? A good suspenseful thriller. ( )
  lewilliams | May 12, 2015 |
WoW! I've always been a fan of Kay Hooper's writing but this book was amazing!! So many twists and turns and then more twists. This might be one of the shortest reviews I've ever written but there's only one thing to say - find a copy and start reading. Oh, and before you start reading, make sure that you tell whoever is at home not to interrupt you because you're not even going to pause for one moment to talk until you turn the final page. Enjoy! ( )
  Corduroy7 | Aug 6, 2014 |
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There are not enough good teachers in the world.

    This book is dedicated to:
    Mary Anne Head
    Jane Biggerstaff
    Betty Hough

with appreciation and thanks for helping to make school an interesting place for my niece, Beth.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0553575538, Mass Market Paperback)

What if you can enter a madman's cruel mind as he plans his vicious crimes? What if you can see the terrified face of his prey as he moves in for the kill—but you can't stop his frenzy once he strikes?

Psychic Cassie Neill helps the L.A. police catch killers—until she makes a terrible mistake and an innocent child dies. Cassie flees to a small North Carolina town, hoping that a quiet life will silence the voices that invade her unwilling mind. But Cassie's abilities know few boundaries. And she's become certain—as no one else can be—that a murderer is stalking Ryan's Bluff.

It's his fury that Cassie senses first, then his foul thoughts and perverse excitement. Yet she doesn't know who he is or where he will strike. The sheriff won't even listen to her—until the first body is found exactly where and how she predicted. Now a suspect herself, she races desperately to unmask the killer in the only way she knows: by entering his twisted mind. Her every step is loaded with fear and uncertainty...because if he senses her within him, he'll trap her there, so deep she'll never find her way out.

In Stealing Shadows, Kay Hooper introduces FBI agent Noah Bishop, whose rare gift for seeing what others do not helps him solve the most puzzling cases. Now, Bishop's adventures continue in two new electrifying tales of psychic suspense.

Beware of what you see. It's dawn when the police arrive at the murder scene. The victim is propped against a tree, her eyes still open, her head tilted, her lips parted in a silent cry. Just as Cassie Neill predicted. Just as she saw while she was inside the killer's mind. The killer knew she was there. And next time he won't let her get away.

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Psychic Cassie Neil flees to a small North Carolina town seeking refuge from the work she's done for the Los Angeles Police Department, but when Cassie predicts a murder it is up to her and Ben Ryan, the town's prosecuting attorney to find the killer.… (more)

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