Among the Missing

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Headline Publishing Group, 1999 - Murder - 218 pages
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A Californian wife has left her academic husband. As she drives through the mountains in the early hours of the morning, she picks up a hitch-hiker - rugged, adventurous - who suggests a romantic stop. But no love takes place at The Bend that night. And, in the morning, a body is found.

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User Review  - JechtShot - LibraryThing

Another Laymon crapfest. When will I learn? In Among the Missing, a young couple sets out for a weekend canoe trip when they stumble upon a man cuddling up with the corpse of a decapitated woman. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - harpua - LibraryThing

Back for more, I pulled out another of Laymon’s books. Once again it follows the pattern of the others I have read in that we need a violent murder(s), murderer trying to tie up loose ends, and ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Richard Laymon was born in Chicago in 1947 and grew up in California. Four of his books have been shortlisted for the Bram Stoker Award, which he won in 2001 with THE TRAVELLING VAMPIRE SHOW. Among his many acclaimed works of horror and suspense are THE STAKE, SAVAGE, AFTER MIDNIGHT and the four novels in the Beast House Chronicles: THE CELLAR, THE BEAST HOUSE, THE MIDNIGHT TOUR and FRIDAY NIGHT IN BEAST HOUSE. He died in February 2001.

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