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Compulsion

Compulsion

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Published by Penguin Group UK in London .
Written in English


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A young woman who disappeared into the inky black night... A retired schoolteacher stabbed to death in broad daylight...Two women butchered in a small-town beauty parlor...Three baffling murder cases, linked only by a perplexing lack of motive...Until LAPD Detective Milo Sturgis and psychologist Alex Delaware are called to the scene of a bizarre "crime". A stolen car has been anonymously returned to its owner, undamaged and unblemished – except for a tiny, solitary bloodstain. This miniscule clue is enough to set the pair on a hunt for a multiple killer, from the well-heeled centre of LA society to its desperate edges, even as far as New York where their search thaws out a long-cold case.However this killer proves to be a fleeting shape-shifter, defying identification - and to unmask him, Alex and Milo will have to confront the true face of murderous compulsion...

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Compulsion is a compelling, stylish thriller, loosely based on the famous murder trial of thrill-killers Loeb and Leopold, two homosexual students who murdered a young boy to demonstrate %.Millions of people suffer from at least one compulsive behavior.

Compulsive behaviors are actions that are engaged in repeatedly—even when the individual wishes they could stop—despite the.Meyer wrote the novel Compulsion, inspired by the Leopold and Loeb case.

The novel, for which Levin was given a Special Edgar Award by the Mystery Writers of America inwas the basis for Levin's own play adaptation and the film based on it, starring Orson Welles.