In coastal Delaware, a serial killer who calls himself the Game Master has been stashing his victims' bones in underwater crab traps. Soon after he murders a student of Dr. Elizabeth Clarke in her office at upscale Somerville College, Lizzy begins to receive ominous phone calls, "gifts" of funeral wreaths and dead animals, and visits from a marauder who steals nothing, yet makes his presence inside her home known. Lizzy is suspicious of three people-a smarmy grad student, the security expert who's her best friend and her ex-boyfriend, the ex-con Jack Rafferty.
he had a momento from each of them the sophere, the wife,the nurse, just litlethings to bring back memories of the shrieks, the blood .what would he take from the professor, he wondered.
Great mystery,keeps you guessing right up to the end.
A novel surrounding the bayou. Good read.