Messiah

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Onyx, 1999 - Fiction - 457 pages
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A former reporter and a specialist in kidnap negotiations releases a debut serial killer novel that reveals the making of a mass murderer. Three bodies are found with their tongues cut out and replaced with silver spoons. The killer's motives and methods are so elusive that talented investigator Red Metcalf must search the darkest corners of his own soul to stop the killings.

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Brilliant - impressive story and excellent ending. - Goodreads
Cracking plot, sizzling tension and very gory. - Goodreads
Good research on Apostles, and not a bad read. - Goodreads
liked the story but not the ending - Goodreads
Lots of action and a very impressive ending. - Goodreads
Interesting ending too. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

Brilliant - impressive story and excellent ending. Slightly gory, but fascinating. Read full review

Review: Messiah

User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

Brilliant - impressive story and excellent ending. Slightly gory, but fascinating. Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Boris Starling has worked as a reporter on the "Sun" and the "Daily Telegraph," His first book, Messiah, has been made into a mini-series on the BBC, for which Starling is the series creator. Starling studied at Cambridge and currently lives in London with his partner and their new daughter.

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