Sight Unseen

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Macmillan, Jul 15, 2014 - Fiction - 336 pages
35 Reviews
She was safe in a world of darkness.
Now danger threatens in the cold light of day…

Before the experimental surgery that gave her sight, Kendra Michaels developed her other senses to an amazing capacity.  Now she can identify a Nissan by the sound of its engine, a Norelco electric razor by the pattern of stubble it leaves behind, or an obscure colorless fire accelerant by its sweet smell. Law enforcement agencies clamor for her rare powers of perception and observation, too often disrupting the life she has built helping others through music therapy.  Because so very often, only Kendra can get the job done. 
 
But in this case, it's Kendra who first realizes that the apparent traffic accident on San Diego's historic Cabrillo Bridge is in fact a murder scene, and she rushes to alert the police before crucial evidence is destroyed. As the body count rises and one murder unveils another, a gruesome pattern emerges. Someone is killing people in ways that mirror Kendra's most notorious cases.  She has a fan: someone who admires her work and is twisted enough to show that admiration through murder--while naming himself after the biggest art forger of the 20th century. He views himself not as a monster but as an artist. And he is not working alone.
 
In Iris Johansen's Sight Unseen, as the darkness closes in, near enough to touch Kendra and those she loves, Kendra must come face to face with her greatest fears--and her most ruthless enemy.  A man who moves through the shadows, a man she may even know, who hides behind the mask of sanity, sight unseen.
  

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It was as fast paced page turner! - Goodreads
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Review: Sight Unseen (Kendra Michaels #2)

User Review  - Madison Warner Fairbanks - Goodreads

Kendra Michaels has developed her senses to pick up what most people don't. I find it fascinating how the writing team of Johansen and Johansen leave clues that only Kendra picks up on. I usually ... Read full review

Review: Sight Unseen (Kendra Michaels #2)

User Review  - Laine Amoureux - Goodreads

Completely conflicted! I am always A little skeptical of any book with a character that has a societal "disability". When Kendra Michael's was introduced to readers Iris and Roy, I felt, did a pretty ... Read full review

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IRIS JOHANSEN is The New York Times bestselling author of Live to See Tomorrow, Silencing Eve, Hunting Eve, Taking Eve, Sleep No More, What Doesn't Kill You, Bonnie, Quinn, Eve, Chasing The Night, Eight Days to Live, Blood Game, Deadlock, Dark Summer, Pandora's Daughter, Quicksand, Killer Dreams, On The Run, Countdown, Firestorm, Fatal Tide, Dead Aim, No One To Trust and more.  ROY JOHANSEN is an Edgar Award winning author and the son of Iris Johansen. He has written many well-received mysteries, including Deadly Visions, Beyond Belief and The Answer Man.

Iris Johansen and Roy Johansen together have written Close Your Eyes, Shadow Zone, Storm Cycle, and Silent Thunder.

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