Title Profile & Character Information

The 9th Girl

Annotation
Minneapolis investigators Sam Kovac and Nikki Liska starred in Hoags two biggest hits, Ashes to Ashes and Dust to Dust, but havent been around for the past half-dozen years. Now theyre back, worrying about Jane Doe 9, the ninth unidentified body found in Minneapolis in 2012. It takes some work, but our twosome finally uncover her fractured family life and the young love that could have been her undoing.

Characters
NameKovac, Sam
GenderMale
OccupationHomicide detective

NameLiska, Nikki
GenderFemale
OccupationHomicide detective
TraitSingle mother

GenreFiction
Mystery
    --Police procedural
Thriller
Psychological
TopicsUnidentified bodies
Serial killers
Serial killings
Vacations
Missing children
High school students
Children of divorced parents
Teenagers
Single mothers
Bullying
SettingMinneapolis, Minnesota
Minnesota