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In COLD COLD HEART, Tami Hoag – the Sunday Times bestselling author of A THIN DARK LINE – with the gripping follow-up to THE 9TH GIRL.

Dana Nolan has escaped from notorious serial killer Doc Holliday. But can she ever be safe?

She was the only one to make it out alive.

Dana Nolan was a promising young TV reporter until she was kidnapped by a notorious serial killer. A year has passed since she survived the ordeal, but Dana is still physically, emotionally, and psychologically scarred.

She thought it was over.

In an attempt to put herself back together, Dana returns to her hometown. But it doesn’t provide the comfort she expects: she struggles to recognize family and childhood friends and begins experiencing dark flashbacks. But she’s not sure if they’re truly memories or side effects of her brain injury.

She was wrong.

Dana decides to use her investigative skills to piece together her past and the event that made her become a reporter in the first place: the disappearance of her best friend, Casey Grant, the summer after high school graduation.

But now, old friends seem to be suspects, authority figures part of a cover-up. Dana begins to question everything she knows. And is the truth really something too terrible to be believed?

New York Times bestseller Tami Hoag takes the reader behind the picket fences of small-town America, she finds the most gruesome killers and twisted predators. Gripping to the end, and full of tension and suspense.


Tami Hoag is a master of the suspense writing craft
A top-notch psychological thriller
Thrilling right from the start! As usual, Tami Hoag writes a great story and you will not be disappointed.
Chilling and satisfying
Deceptively simple, this exploration of memory combined with a clever whodunit makes for an extremely slick thriller
A great tale of suspense and danger Cold Cold Heart delivers the goods...this book elevates her to a new level