TRANSGRESSIONS. Edited by Ed McBain.
New York Times bestsellers and thriller legends John Farris and Stephen King each provided a brand-new, never-before-published tale for Transgressions.
THE THINGS THEY LEFT BEHIND by Stephen King.
The Things They Left Behind by Stephen King: A hauntingly moving tale of survival guilt in New York City after 9/11. Scott Staley called in sick for his job at the World Trade Center that Tuesday morning. Now in the aftermath of 9/11, he must face his guilty conscience as he begins to find the things his deceased coworkers left behind.
THE RANSOM by John Farris.
A psychological thriller that questions the role beauty plays in society and the cult of celebrity. A young and beautiful, starving artist catches a break when her idol, the reclusive portraitist John Ransome offers her a lucrative modeling contract. But how long will her excitement last when she discovers the fate shared by all Ransomes past subjects?
2005 Tor Forge Paperback, 304 pp. New.