Everything you need to understand or teach Over the Edge by Jonathan Kellerman.
Over the Edge by Jonathan Kellerman is a tale of intrigue and serial killings among the Los Angeles gay community. The hero, Dr. Alex Delaware, a clinical psychologist, receives a call from a previous patient from five years ago, Jamey Cadmus, a gay youth of eighteen, who has since become schizophrenic. Jamey babbles incoherently while asking Dr. Delaware for help. Alex learns that the boy is in the Canyon Oaks Mental Hospital, and drives there to visit Jamey. After difficulties getting into the clinic, he finds Jamey has gone missing.
The next day Milo, Alex's best friend, a detective investigating a series of murders called the Lavender Slasher Murders, calls and asks about Jamey. Milo asks only if the teen has called him, so Alex says yes. Later, Souza, the Cadmus's family lawyer, informs Alex that Jamey has been found at the scene of a murder similar to...
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