Former psychologist, Fairfax County Homicide Detective Grady Wilcox knows that all too well. Wilcox cannot resist his obsession to psychoanalyze the deranged mind. The psychologist in Wilcox needs to understand the twisted mind of the psychopath; the detective in Wilcox wants to bring the psychotic killer to justice; and the human side of Wilcox wants the monster erased from the world. It’s when all three walk in harmony with one another that Wilcox is truly at his best.
A calculating serial murderer is on a perverse mission to make the world perfect. The odds are stacked against Wilcox and his partner as they pursue their deviant quarry. Little does Wilcox know that his uncanny ability will place those he cares about in eminent danger. His determination and compassion are tested as he interacts with family, deals with internal politics and chases a calculating serial murderer. Unfortunately time is running out as the killer dubbed by the media as, The Face Lifter, strikes close to home.
Evil is real.