By Clark Collis
December 15, 2006 at 05:00 AM EST

Stunningly beautiful sociopath, math whiz, and New York cop Mallory (who goes by just one name, like Madonna) attempts to uncover the identity of a Route 66-haunting serial killer in Carol O’Connell’s Find Me.

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Angelina Jolie’s character from Mr. & Mrs. Smith meets The Silence of the Lambs.

Though requiring a substantial suspension — if not nuclear annihilation — of disbelief, this eighth Mallory book lacks neither thrills nor corpses.