A gripping, page-turner of a crime thriller
J. D. BARKER is the international bestselling author of Forsaken, a finalist for the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a Debut Novel. In addition, he has been asked to coauthor a prequel to Dracula by the Stoker family. Barker splits his time between Englewood, Florida, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Praise for The Fifth to Die:
'J.D. Barker is a one-of-a-kind writer and that's a rare and special thing. Stephen King comes to mind and Lee Child, John Sanford. All one-of-a-kinds. Don't miss anything J.D. writes.' James Patterson
'Superbly paced, beautifully constructed evocation of evil' Daily Mail
'A gritty thriller that gets right under your skin' HEAT
'Chillingly written' Woman
'Barker spins a serpentine and sometimes gruesome
tale... Sparse and cinematic, the pages fly by.' Press Association
Praise for J.D. Barker:
'The Fourth Monkey has one of the most ingenious openings that
I've read in years. This thriller never disappoints.'
'Superbly constructed and immaculately paced, this is one of the
few serial killer thrillers that bears comparison with Thomas
Harris's 1981 masterpiece Red Dragon.'
The Daily Mail
'A talented writer with a delightfully devious mind.'
'Not since Hannibal Lecter had a friend for dinner has a serial
killer been so skillfully rendered on the page.'
Taylor Elmore, Writer/Producer of Justified and Limitless
'A labyrinth of madness and a macabre charnel house of mirrors,
The Fourth Monkey is a 1st-rate, devilish thriller.'
Eric Rickstad, New York Times bestselling author of The Names Of Dead Girls
'Gripping, addictive, and devilishly clever. From its opening
salvo The Fourth Monkey grabs you and never lets go. J. D. Barker
is a stunning new talent.'
Barry Lancet, award-winning author of Tokyo Kill and Pacific Burn
'A chillingly delicious page-turner.'
New York Times Bestselling Author, Kelley Armstrong
'Creepy, scary... and impossible to put down! The Fourth Monkey
is everything a thriller should be-a must read!'
Heather Graham, New York Times bestselling author