#1 New York Times bestselling author Lisa Gardner unites three of her most beloved characters—Detective D. D. Warren, Flora Dane, and Kimberly Quincy—in a twisty new thriller, as they investigate a mysterious murder from the past . . . which points to a dangerous and chilling present-day crime.
FBI Special Agent Kimberly Quincy and Sergeant Detective D. D. Warren have built a task force to follow the digital bread crumbs left behind by deceased serial kidnapper Jacob Ness. When a disturbing piece of evidence is discovered in the hills of Georgia, they bring Flora Dane and true-crime savant Keith Edgar to a small town where something seems to be deeply wrong. What at first looks like a Gothic eeriness soon hardens into something much more sinister . . . and they discover that for all the evil Jacob committed while alive, his worst secret is still to be revealed. Quincy and D.D. must summon their considerable skills and experience to crack the most disturbing case of their careers—and Flora must face her own past directly in the hope of saving others.
About the Author
Lisa Gardner is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of twenty suspense novels, including The Neighbor, which won Thriller of the Year from the International Thriller Writers. An avid hiker, traveler, and cribbage player, she lives in the mountains of New Hampshire with her family.
Praise for When You See Me
“Lisa Gardner is a master of the psychological thriller that dives deep into the minds of characters that experience trauma and come out stronger from the experience.”--Associated Press
"Gardner effortlessly . . . introduces and paints a number of characters. . . . Fast-paced and gripping.”--Columbus Dispatch
"A stunner of a tale that finds [Gardner] at the top of her game. . . . [A] relentlessly riveting psychological thriller that never lets up and never lets us down.”--Providence Journal
“This is top-notch suspense by a bestselling master of the genre.”--Booklist (starred review)
"An emotionally powerful page-turner. Fans of kick-ass female investigators will be well satisfied."--Publishers Weekly
“Gardner juggles multiple narratives . . . with ease. A sensitive exploration of trauma and its insidious, lasting effects.”--Kirkus Reviews
"The forensic analysis of shallow graves can unearth a lot of clues, but When You See Me also looks at the ways evil is handed down from one generation to the next. It’s a mystery that will keep you up late at night, haunted by the events within its pages.”--Bookpage
One of . . . PopSugar’s “31 New Thriller and Mystery Books to Look Out for in 2020” Bustle’s “35 Most Anticipated Books of January 2020” CrimeRead’s “10 Novels You Should Read in January” Mystery Tribune’s “16 Best Crime, Mystery, and Thriller Books of January 2020”
Gardner continues to put her three best characters together, a proven winning recipe that again delivers a pulse-pounding reading experience.”--The Real Book Spy
“This is a book rich in description, as well as delving into the motives and thoughts of each of the characters.”--The New York Journal of Books
“Warning. Don’t expect to get anything done once you crack open the latest Lisa Gardner. . . . When You See Me is a masterpiece.”--Fresh Fiction
“Another edgy thriller from one of my favorite authors. The sinister factor starts early and builds quickly as Southern town charm gives way to deadly menace and dangerous secrets in this twist-a-minute novel. A string of murders, a crack FBI team, and a voiceless girl desperate for revenge, When You See Me has it all.”--Karin Slaughter
“When You See Me is another rocket-fuel-propelled thriller from Lisa Gardner. This culmination of her great talents sees the return of her finest characters (including my favorite, Flora Dane), who collide with an intrigue that starts out chillingly intimate and explodes into a sky-high denouement that will leave you breathless.”--Gregg Hurwitz, New York Times bestselling author of the Orphan X series
“A twisty-turny psycho-thriller with a plot and characters that won’t let you go. Lisa Gardner is at the top of her game!”--Kathy Reichs, author of the Temperance Brennan Bones series