The shocking sequel to the runaway international bestseller Syndrome E
Syndrome E’s LucieHenebelle and Inspector Sharko have reunited to take on the case of the brutalmurder of Eva Louts, a promising graduate student who was killed while workingat a primate research center outside Paris. But what at first appears to be a viciousanimal attack soon proves to be something more sinister. What was Eva secretlyresearching? Was she tracking three fanatical scientists who control athirty-thousand-year-old virus with plans to unleash it on the world?
With his unmatched ability to inject cutting-edge scienceinto his novels, Franck Thilliez draws on genetics, paleontology, and the darkside of human nature to create this smart, adrenaline-fueled thriller. Bred to Kill moves from the rain-slickstreets of Paris to the heart of the Alps to the remote Amazon jungle, as Lucieand Sharko work to solve the murder—before whoever killed Eva comes for them.