John Sandford is the pseudonym of Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist John Camp. He is the author of the Prey novels, the Kidd novels, the Virgil Flowers novels, The Night Crew, and Dead Watch. He lives in Minnesota.
He seems like such a nice man. You’d never guess what was going on in his mind
Art history professor James Qatar has a hobby: he takes secret photographs of women to fuel more elaborate fantasies. When he’s alone. Behind locked doors. Then one day, he goes a step further and... well, one thing leads to another. Qatar has no choice. He has to kill her. And you know something? He likes it.
When Deputy Chief Lucas Davenport takes the case, he assumes it’ll be straightforward police work. He couldn’t be more wrong. As the investigation trail takes some unexpected turns, it becomes clear that nothing is straightforward about this killer, his victims, or his motives. And to stop him Lucas has no choice but to walk right into his lair.
WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION BY JOHN SANDFORD
Praise for Chosen Prey
“Chosen Prey is terrific.”—USA Today
“Brutal, unrelenting action.”—The Los Angeles Times
“This is one that will keep you awake at night.” —Bookreporter.com
“A heart-stopping climax.” —The Richmond Times-Dispatch
“A real rush. You’ll love it.” —Lancaster Intelligencier Journal
“New twists and surprises.” —The Charleston Post and Courier
“A high point in the Prey series.”—Publishers Weekly