|Publication date||November 13th, 2007|
|Published by||Little, Brown and Company|
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Alex Cross rejoins the Washington DC police force in pursuit of a serial killer who wants to be a mega-celebrity. Alex Cross has a new girlfriend, Brianna Stone, who is also a detective in the police force. Each murder becomes increasingly complex and expands the audience to the murders. The killer's modus operandi is that he adores an audience to his murders. Throughout the story, the murderer is referred to as DCAK (short for The Washington DC Audience Killer).