aIn the past 25 years, over 250 real-estate agents have been assaulted on the job. Many of them raped and murdered.a Charlie Daniels, president of Montanaas largest board of Realtors, read this statement to his associates. It was from the National Association of Realtors and arrived only days before the first-ever rape-murder of a city Realtor. Another killing followed. A rapist-killer is now established and on the prowl in Montanaas largest city and he leaves no evidence. He has a fixation on beautiful real-estate women with black hair. He is a lawmanas worst nightmareaaa rapist-killer from a distant place with two years spent building local trust. Now, he has a plan to rape and kill, and repeat his grisly work. The killings send a message to female Realtorsaaa killer walks among us, business as usual is over. Women are the backbone of the real-estate sales force, but apprehension hangs in the air. Sally Stokes, attractive middle-aged widow with two young daughters, cannot afford to hole up. Neither can gorgeous Sheena Lovely, the rumored great-grand daughter of Montana native Gary Cooper. Law enforcement is stymied. They look to a retired man-hunter, Sheriff Wade Hollingsworth, for input, but his conclusion is surreal, the contrast too largeaawould a killer leave the protective concealment of peopled Seattle for the vastness of Montana? Two years past, the Seattle media tagged a similar killer, The Taker. Can The Taker really be in Montana, operating under a guise of innocence? When the aging sheriffas beautiful protAcgAc Sheena is taken, he acts on his hunch. Alone he trudges to a suspected wilderness hide-away where he finds heraahopelessaa waiting. Now they must elude the returning sadist. Apprehensively, they start an arduous trip out of the mountains with no conception of the horror awaiting them.aEver seen a Taser burn, Al?a aDona#39;t know what youa#39;re talking about.a aA small mark made by one of those disabling guns that shoot an electric current. Theya#39;ll make a mark if they hit bare skin. If the guna#39;s pressed against flesh and held there anbsp;...
|Title||:||THE MALEVOLENT HOMEBUYER|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2011-04-26|