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Fever Dream is the tenth book in the Agent Pendergast series and Book One of the Helen Trilogy. It was published by Grand Central Publishing, and released on May 11, 2010. It is the thirteenth collaborative Preston-Child novel, and reached #3 on the New York Times Best Seller list.

Plot Summary

Yesterday, Special Agent Pendergast still mourned the loss of his beloved wife, Helen, who died in a tragic accident in Africa twelve years ago.

Today, he discovers she was murdered.

Tomorrow, he will learn her most guarded secrets, leaving him to wonder: Who was the woman I married? Why was she murdered? And, above all... Who murdered her?


Revenge is not sweet: It is essential.

-Publisher's synopsis

First Appearances

Returning Characters