The long road to grace from David Baldacci | Paperback 400 pages
Special agent Atlee Pine stationed in the western United States, where the population itself, the government distrusted and nature knows no mercy. At age five her twin sister was kidnapped by a serial killer and from the time she was old enough to go on to the FBI, Atlee has devoted her life to tracking down those who want to harm others. And she's good. Very well. She could be one of the best profilers from the FBI, if not preferred to fight crime in America's top career outback make the snake pit of Washington, D.C. A lonely life, but she's at peace. When the mutilated carcass of a mule found invoked in the Grand Canyon is Atlees help. The driver is missing and it turns out the only person who recently disappeared. Atlee comes across a stand horrible monster, but must also confront a nightmare from her past.