A new type of serial killer is stalking the streets of New York - one more devious and disturbing than ever before.
A talented tattoo artist is using poison instead of ink.
His victim is a young woman. And on her skin he's left a message: 'the second'. Processing the scene, NYPD detective Lincoln Rhyme and his associate Amelia Sachs find just one trace of evidence.
A scrap of paper that connects this case with one they will never forget: the killer they called The Bone Collector...
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 448 pages
- Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
- Publication Date: 29/01/2015
- Category: Crime & mystery
- ISBN: 9781444757484