Pattern Crimes

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Penguin Group USA, Apr 1, 1988 - Fiction - 384 pages
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Seemingly random victims are being brutally murdered, their bodies mutilated with strange markings. Yet David Bar-Lev, chief of the Pattern Crimes unit of Jerusalem's police, searches for a pattern to these acts. To his amazement, he discovers that the murders are merely part of an even larger and infinitely more shocking pattern.

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Pattern Crimes by William Bayer Pattern Crimes is an interesting mix of an Israeli detectives hunt for a serial killer while delving into mysteries surrounding his own family. The Jerusalem of the ... Read full review

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Book Info: Genre: Mystery/Police Procedural Reading Level: Adult Recommended for: Fans of twisty mysteries, lots of red herrings, political intrique Trigger Warnings: murder, torture, conspiracy ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
9
Section 2
15
Section 3
26
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About the author (1988)

Crime writer David Hunt is the pen name of William Bayer, a graduate of Phillips Exeter Academy and Harvard University. Bayer was a Foreign Service Officer with the U.S. Information Agency where he created many documentaries, two of which received Cine Golden Eagle awards. His feature film titled Mississippi Summer won Best Feature by a Director at the Chicago International Film Festival. Bayer has written several novels including In Search of a Hero, Switch, Wallflower, Mirror Maze, and Peregrine, which won the Edgar Award for Best Novel. He has also authored Breaking Through, Selling Out, and the nonfiction work Dropping Dead and Other Notes on Film Making. After Bayer moved to San Francisco, he began writing under David Hunt, his pen name. Among his most recent novels are The Magician's Tale and Trick of Light.

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