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    Red Dragon by Thomas Harris

FBI agent Will Graham once risked his sanity to capture Hannibal Lecter, an ingenious killer like no other. Now, he's following the bloodstained pattern of the Tooth Fairy, a madman who's already wiped out two families. To find him, Graham has to understand him. To understand him, Graham has only one place left to go: the mind of Dr. Lecter.

Year: 1981
Genre: Psychological ThrillerSerial Killer

    The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris

FBI trainee Clarice Starling is given an assignment. She must visit a man confined to a high-security facility for the criminally insane and interview him. That man, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, is a former psychiatrist with unusual tastes and an intense curiosity about the darker corners of the mind.

Year: 1988
Genre: FBIPsychological ThrillerSerial Killer

    The Poet by Michael Connelly

Death is reporter Jack McEvoy's beat: his calling, his obsession. But this time, death brings McEvoy the story he never wanted to write--and the mystery he desperately needs to solve. A serial killer of unprecedented savagery and cunning is at large.

Year: 1996
Genre: Investigative ReporterSerial Killer

    Getting Off by Lawrence Block as Jill Emerson

SO THIS GIRL WALKS INTO A BAR...and when she walks out there's a man with her. She goes to bed with him, and she likes that part. Then she kills him, and she likes that even better. On her way out, she cleans out his wallet. She keeps moving, and has a new name for each change of address.

Year: 2011
Genre: Serial Killer

    X by Sue Grafton

X: The number ten. An unknown quantity. A mistake. A cross. A kiss... Perhaps Sue Grafton's darkest and most chilling novel, X features a remorseless serial killer who leaves no trace of his crimes.

Year: 2015
Genre: Private EyeSerial Killer



Got ItWant ItRead ItYearTitle

-- -- --1936 The ABC Murders   by Agatha Christie
-- -- --1981 Red Dragon   by Thomas Harris
-- -- --1988 KOKO   by Peter Straub
-- -- --1988 The Silence of the Lambs   by Thomas Harris
-- -- --1990 White Ninja   by Eric Van Lustbader
-- -- --1994 The Alienist   by Caleb Carr
-- -- --1994 The Concrete Blond   by Michael Connelly
-- -- --1995 Kiss the Girls   by James Patterson
-- -- --1996 The Poet   by Michael Connelly
-- -- --1997 Cat & Mouse   by James Patterson
-- -- --2001 Violets are Blue   by James Patterson
-- -- --2003 Lost Boy Lost Girl   by Peter Straub
-- -- --2004 The Narrows   by Michael Connelly
-- -- --2005 Fiddlers   by Ed McBain
-- -- --2011 Getting Off   by Lawrence Block
-- -- --2013 The Crypt Thief   by Mark Pryor
-- -- --2015 X   by Sue Grafton
-- -- --2017 The Cutthroat   by Clive Cussler
-- -- --2020 Fair Warning   by Michael Connelly