Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book. Still a good series and the characters have been given some room to breath so they are beginning to flesh out. AnnaHernandez Oct 17, Very intense mystery. Enjoyed this author immensely. Smoky Barrett and her team have her hands full trying to figure out who "the Stranger" is and why he has picked Sarah Langstrom for a life time of terror calling his project "The Ruined Life".