He's cold. He's calculated. He's coming for her.
Frozen with fear, teenage orphan Catalina Mateo makes a chilling plea to Detective Jonathan Stride.
Help find the figure hunting her - a murderer with a blade that bites like the Midwestern winter.
Stride's raw instinct is to protect Cat, whose late parents' case still sends a shiver down his spine.
But his gut also tells him what he's up against - a cruel killer, whose heart is a frozen void.
Brian Freeman is the author of several acclaimed psychological suspense thrillers. His novels have been sold in forty-six countries and twenty languages. His debut, IMMORAL, won the Macavity Award and was a finalist for the Edgar and Dagger Awards for best first novel.
His novel SPILLED BLOOD won the International Thriller Writers' Best Hardcover Novel Award.
Brian and his wife Marcia live in Minnesota.