This is the First Darby McCormick Thriller. "Scary story, scary talent. I love this book." (Lee Child). "I devoured The Missing in one greedy, breathless sitting. This is a scary, breakneck ride with thrills that never let up." (Tess Gerritsen). "The Missing is an absolutely gripping mix of suspense and mystery...Compelling, thrilling and touching." (Michael Connelly). The Man with no face is coming...CSI Darby McCormick finds an emaciated, terrified woman hiding in the shadows of a crime scene. A DNA search reveals the woman was abducted five ago and, somehow, she's escaped the dungeon in which she was caged. With a teenage girl also missing, Darby knows the clock is ticking and this woman is their only lead. But what she doesn't know is that this is a serial killer who has been prowling America for decades. A killer who Darby knows. The Man With No Face. Once, long ago, he tore her life apart. Now he wants to finish the job...More praise for The Missing: "The Missing is the season's most unrelenting thriller. It will keep readers enthralled from its gripping opening chapters to its last shocking page." (George Pelecanos). "A page-turner written with great empathy, filled with strong, resilient characters that the reader will cheer and champion." (Laura Lippman). "A masterful thriller; dark and disturbing, with a tearing pace. Mooney writes like a man on fire." (Linda Fairstein). Praise for Chris Mooney: "One of the best thriller writers working today." (Lee Child). "This will keep you up past your bedtime." (Karin Slaughter). "Chris Mooney is a wonderful writer." (Michael Connelly). "If you want a thriller that will chill your blood, break your heart and make your pulse race, Chris Mooney is your man." (Mark Billingham). "Harrowing, gripping, haunting, gut-wrenching and beautifully written' Harlan Coben 'Chris Mooney is an exceptional thriller writer. I envy those who have yet to read him." (John Connolly).