A Minute to Midnight - Atlee Pine, Bk 2 Author:David Baldacci FBI Agent Atlee Pine returns to her Georgia hometown to reopen the investigation of her twin sister's abduction, only to encounter a serial killer beginning a reign of terror. — FBI Agent Atlee Pine's life was never the same after her twin sister Mercy was kidnapped -- and likely killed -- thirty years ago. After a lifetime of tor... more »turous uncertainty, Atlee's unresolved anger finally gets the better of her on the job, and she finds she has to deal with the demons of her past if she wants to remain with the FBI.
Atlee and her assistant Carol Blum head back to Atlee's rural hometown in Georgia to see what they can uncover about the traumatic night Mercy was taken and Pine was almost killed. But soon after Atlee begins her investigation, a local woman is found ritualistically murdered, her face covered with a wedding veil -- and the first killing is quickly followed by a second bizarre murder.
Atlee is determined to continue her search for answers, but now she must also set her sights on finding a potential serial killer before another victim is claimed. But in a small town full of secrets -- some of which could answer the questions that have plagued Atlee her entire life -- digging deeper into the past could be more dangerous than she realizes . . .« less
FBI Agent Atlee Pine travels home to Georgia with her trusted assistant Carol determined to find out what really happened to her twin sister when they were six years old. Mercy disappeared and Atlee was left for dead with a cracked skull. All she remembers was she saw someone come through the window and abduct her sister.
As the intriguing plot unfolds, Atlee finds out her life was a series of lies as she uncovers shocking secrets of her past.
I couldn't put the book down until finished and can't wait for the sequel!