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Bad Love NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER It came in a plain brown wrapper, no return address an audiocassette recording of a horrifying, soul lacerating scream, followed by the sound of a childlike voice chanting Bad love Bad love Don t give me the bad love For Alex Delaware the tape is the first intimation that he is about to enter a living nightmare Others soon follow disquieting laughter echoing over a phone line that suddenly goes dead, and a chilling act of trespass and vandalism He has become the target of a carefully orchestrated campaign of vague threats and intimidation rapidly building to a crescendo as harassment turns to terror, mischief to madness With the help of his friend, LAPD detective Milo Sturgis, Alex uncovers a series of violent deaths that may follow a diabolical pattern And if he fails to decipher the twisted logic of the stalker s mind games, Alex will be the next to dieNUS This edition contains an excerpt from Jonathan Kellerman s Guilt

About the Author: Jonathan Kellerman

Jonathan Kellerman was born in New York City in 1949 and grew up in Los Angeles He helped work his way through UCLA as an editorial cartoonist, columnist, editor and freelance musician As a senior, at the age of 22, he won a Samuel Goldwyn Writing Award for fiction Like his fictional protagonist, Alex Delaware, Jonathan received at Ph.D in psychology at the age of 24, with a specialty in the treatment of children He served internships in clinical psychology and pediatric psychology at Childrens Hospital of Los Angeles and was a post doctoral HEW Fellow in Psychology and Human Development at CHLA IN 1975, Jonathan was asked by the hospital to conduct research into the psychological effects of extreme isolation plastic bubble units on children with cancer, and to coordinate care for these kids and their families The success of that venture led to the establishment, in 1977 of the Psychosocial Program, Division of Oncology, the first comprehensive approach to the emotional aspects of pediatric cancer anywhere in the world Jonathan was asked to be founding director and, along with his team, published extensively in the area of behavioral medicine Decades later, the program, under the tutelage of one of Jonathan s former students, continues to break ground Jonathan s first published book was a medical text, PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF CHILDHOOD CANCER, 1980 One year later, came a book for parents, HELPING THE FEARFUL CHILD In 1985, Jonathan s first novel, WHEN THE BOUGH BREAKS, was published to enormous critical and commercial success and became a New York Times bestseller BOUGH was also produced as a t.v movie and won the Edgar Allan Poe and Anthony Boucher Awards for Best First Novel Since then, Jonathan has published a best selling crime novel every year, and occasionally, two a year In addition, he has written and illustrated two books for children and a nonfiction volume on childhood violence, SAVAGE SPAWN 1999 Though no longer active as a psychotherapist, he is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Psychology at University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine Jonathan is married to bestselling novelist Faye Kellerman and they have four children.

10 thoughts on “Bad Love

  1. Nancy Nancy says:

    Another case of a multi layered conspiracy for the powerful to take advantage of youth, in which Alex and Milo discover and bring to justice Unfortunately, not before Alex and Robin s house is burnt down in retaliation At least they find a dog that they adopt at their temporary home So my question is why does the d

  2. Lena Verenes Lena Verenes says:

    This book is still set in the 90s and there are still no mobile phones, but beepers, and no internet, but professional directories And lots of indoor smoking.Another book where terrible psychologists mess up kids in a way that makes them come back years later and take revenge If I were a detective and my friend the psychia

  3. Karl Marberger Karl Marberger says:

    This one escalates the in your face suspense and bloodshed There iswanton death and destruction in this book and in any previous installment Delaware and Sturgis are quickly becoming my newest favorite crime solving duo Also, this is the first book where I really cared for Robin s character Time to pick Self Defense.

  4. Tgordon Tgordon says:

    Not my favorite of this series but very entertaining still the same How does Alex a Dr for children always get tied up with psychological crazy adults Maybe they were the children first.

  5. Marleen Marleen says:

    I ve read so many Delaware books indeed, but never in order so I never really knew how his first house burnt down Now I know It s in this Bad Love book that many things find their origin, like Alex and Robin s little French bulldog coming into their life I like this Spike, because later he getshostile towards Alex and protective of Robin This dog

  6. J J says:

    I NEITHER HIDE, NOR FEED, MY REVIEWS THEY MAY CONTAIN SPOILERS.This is my second Kellerman novel I m really liking his work I love the device of seeing criminal investigation through the eyes of a child psychologist, Alex Delaware All the criminal forensics are there, but the crimes at times are secondary to Delaware s puzzling through the relationships

  7. Gwen Gwen says:

    My feelings are mixed about this one I liked the introduction and characterization of the French bull dog, Spike Kellerman is either a true dog person, or his research was thorough Spike s actions at the end were implausible, probably physically impossible, but the reader doesn t mind It would be nice if a dog of that size and build could have done what he did,

  8. aPriL does feral sometimes aPriL does feral sometimes says:

    This book was totally awesome I d have given it five stars except for one plot device that ultimately was all wrong the tape of screaming that Delaware is sent at the beginning of the book As the plot knits together chapter by chapter did I mention how awesome this story is I realized by the very exciting, adrenalin drenched, action ending that this beginning is the sin

  9. Dawn Dawn says:

    This is one of the better ones of these I ve read in a while And the events of this one affect the plots of many of the books that come after it.

  10. Kathleen Hagen Kathleen Hagen says:

    In this one, Alex Delaware receives a tape in the mail with a horrific scream on it, and then a child s robotic voice repeating bad love, bad love, don t give me that bad love Alex is horrified by the tape which comes in a plain envelope with no identifying names, addresses or even fingerprints, but he then remembers that back in 1979 he was involved in a conference which he co chaired

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