In Lisa Gardner's Hide, the decades-old bodies of six schoolgirls turn up near a shuttered Boston mental hospital. Detective Bobby Dodge investigates a sinister ex-patient and an enigmatic woman who's spent her life on the run and may have been the murderer's target.
''Wet mummification'' via plastic bag and time.
Gardner's second Dodge mystery is an angsty, gripping psycho-killer saga tarnished by a contrived finale. B