You walk out onstage and folks sing your songs”
“You make them all smile. What could go wrong?”
“But soon you discover the job takes its toll,”
“And everyone’s wanting a piece of your soul.”
Sinister? It should be. Particularly that last line. And then the song goes on, “I’m with you … always with you. Your shadow.” The point at which a fan tips over into being an obsessive stalker is rich territory, but country singer Kayleigh Towne in Jeffrey Deaver’s latest novel is left in no doubt that the tipping point has been well and truly reached by Edwin Sharp.
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