Who can you trust as fear grows?

The Peterborough Evening Telegraph - - Books & Dvd / Blu-ray - Her Dark­est Night­mare Brenda Novak Head­line £7.99

BEST-sell­ing US au­thor Brenda Novak launches her brand new se­ries with this spine-tin­gling psy­cho­log­i­cal thriller.

At the cen­tre of Her Dark­est Night­mare is Dr Eve­lyn Tal­bot, who runs Hanover House, an in­sti­tute in Alaska where she and a team of psy­chi­a­trists study some of Amer­ica’s most danger­ous psy­chopaths. Hav­ing suf­fered at the hands of a psy­cho­pathic boyfriend as a teenager, Dr Tal­bot has her own rea­sons for try­ing to fig­ure out what drives peo­ple to mur­der. But not ev­ery­one in the sleepy Alaskan town is happy to have such danger­ous crim­i­nals on their doorstep, and when mu­ti­lated bod­ies are dis­cov­ered, anger and fear grow. As Eve­lyn is forced to ques­tion whether her at­tack­eris­back­tofin­ishof­fwhat hes­tart­ed­so­manyyearsago, she has­to­con­tin­ue­herwork, en­gag­ing daily with killers who have no re­morse, no con­science and ade­sire­tokill her. Onein­matein par­tic­u­lar claims to know who is re­spon­si­ble for the lat­est hor­rors, but how could he? And just who can Eve­lyn trust? With char­ac­ters rem­i­nis­cent of Han­ni­bal Lecter, this is as grip­ping and ter­ri­fy­ingly haunt­ing as the ‘ 90s thriller, The Si­lence of the Lambs. Re­view by Lisa Hyl­ton. Who­playedHan­ni­balLecter­inTheSi­lence­oftheLambs? En­tries to Alex Gor­don, Darkest­com­pe­ti­tion­bySeptem­ber 8.

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