By Jack Kerley
A terrifying new serial-killer mystery that includes Carson Ryder, hero of the bestselling The Hundredth guy. Thirty years after his dying, Marsden Hexcamp's ?Art of the ultimate second? continues to be as wanted as ever. yet this can be no usual assortment. Hexcamp's portfolio used to be accomplished because of a loyal band of acolytes ? and part a dozen sufferers, each one of whom used to be slowly tortured to loss of life in order that their ultimate agonies should be distilled into artwork. whilst tiny scraps of Hexcamp's ?art? commence showing at homicide scenes along gruesomely displayed corpses, Detective Carson Ryder and his associate Harry Nautilus needs to return 3 many years looking for solutions. in the meantime an public sale has been introduced and the loss of life creditors are accumulating. those prosperous connoisseurs of serial-killer memorabilia can pay hundreds of thousands to obtain Hexcamp's artwork ? until Carson and Harry can beat them of their quest for the anti-grail.