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Self-Defense: An Alex Delaware Novel

Authors: Kellerman, Jonathan
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: FIC030000, FIC022000
ISBN: 9780345463722, Related ISBNs: 0307933512, 0345463722, 034554014X, 055308920X, 0553473441
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 528,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis: NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Dr. Alex Delaware doesn’t see many private patients anymore, but the young woman called Lucy is an exception. So is her dream. Lucy Lowell is referred to Alex by Los Angeles police detective Milo Sturgis. A juror at the agonizing trial of a serial killer, Lucy survived the trauma only to be tormented by a recurring nightmare: a young child in the forest at night, watching a strange and furtive act.
 
“Exciting . . . loaded with tension and packed with titillating insights.”—The New York Times Book Review
 
Now Lucy’s dream is starting to disrupt her waking life, and Alex is concerned. The power of the dream, its grip on Lucy’s emotions, suggests to him that it may be more than a nightmare. It may be the repressed childhood memory of something very real. Something like murder.
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