The Book of Murder Author:Guillermo Martinez, Sonia Soto (Translator) The narrator is an up-and-coming young writer who has little in common with Kloster -- a literary giant whose disturbing crime novels dominate the bestseller lists. However, they have both, at one time, employed the secretarial services of the alluring Luciana B. — Out of the past, Luciana makes a desperate plea to the young writer. She thinks th... more »at Kloster is slowly killing off everyone close to her -- can he help before her grandmother and younger sister are murdered?
While the narrator suspects her misfortunes have driven her mad, Kloster has a powerful motive; and eerie parallels surface between the murders in Kloster's books and the real-life deaths surrounding Luciana. As the body count multiplies, the question arises: Can words really kill?'« less