Bed of Nails

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Onyx, 2003 - Fiction - 448 pages
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Isolated in the Riverside Insane Asylum is the Ripper. He believes he's the notorious butcher who terrorized Whitechapel more than a century ago. In the black hole of his imagination he reenacts the crimes. In the darkness of his heart he still craves the thrill of the kill. Thank God he can't escape. Unfortunately, in Riverside, there is no God...

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Review: Bed Of Nails (Special X #10)

User Review  - Craig "NEEDS MORE DAMN TIME TO READ !!!!" - Goodreads

The ripper returns! Good follow up but not as good as Ripper. Read full review

Review: Bed Of Nails (Special X #10)

User Review  - Marti - Goodreads

I was asked by Barnes and Noble to read this book, otherwise, I would have stopped after a short time. One character thinks that he is the reincarnation of Jack the Ripper. There is weird sex. One ... Read full review


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Michael Slade is pseudonym for Jay Clarke, a Vancouver-based trial lawyer specializing in cases for the criminally insane. As both defense and Crown counsel, he has been active in over one hundred murder cases. This background provides inspiration for his series of Special X thrillers. He is the author of six previous books, including Primal Scream, Evil Eye, Ripper, Cutthroat, Ghoul, Headhunter, and Burnt Bones.

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