In the middle of the night, a controversial US senator is found murdered in bed in his Georgetown home. The police turn up only one clue: a mysterious rhyme signed “Jack and Jill,” with a promise that this is just the beginning. The mysterious duo are out to get the rich and famous, and they will stop at nothing until their fiendish plan is carried out.
Meanwhile, Washington, DC, homicide detective Alex Cross is called to a murder scene only blocks from his house, but far from the corridors of power where he spends his days. The victim: a beautiful little girl, has been savagely beaten and deposited in front of the elementary school Cross’ son, Damon, attends.
Could there be a connection between the two murders? As Cross tries to put the pieces together, the killer—or killers—strike again. And again. No one in Washington is safe; not children, not politicians, not even the President. Only Alex Cross has the skills and the courage to crack the case, but will he discover the truth in time?
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