Boston : Little, Brown & Co., c1993.
435 p. ; 24 cm.
[Alex Cross series]
Patterson, James, 1947- Alex Cross series ; 1.
He had always wanted to be famous. When he kidnapped two well-known rich kids it was headline news. Then one of them was found--dead. For such a high-profile case, they needed Alex Cross, police psychologist, and Jezzie Flanagan, a Secret Service agent, and even they were no match for the killer.