The Christopher Killer by Alane Ferguson

The Christopher Killer

Forensic Mysteries #1

Alane Ferguson

288 pages first pub 2006 (editions)

fiction mystery thriller young adult dark mysterious fast-paced


Fascinated by forensics, seventeen-year-old Cameryn Mahoney persuades her father, the county coroner in sleepy Silverton, CO, to take her on as his assistant. But she never expects her first case to involve the death of a friend! Rachel Geller, a ...

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mysterious 100%
tense 62%
dark 37%
adventurous 25%
informative 12%


fast 57%
medium 42%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 71% | A mix: 14% | Character: 14%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 42% | No: 28% | Yes: 28%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 85% | It's complicated: 14%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 57% | It's complicated: 28% | N/A: 14%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 57% | It's complicated: 14% | N/A: 14% | Yes: 14%

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