Doubleday, New York. 8/04. First edition, first printing. VG+/near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. First book in the popular series, now on Showtime. Signed on the half title page by three of the actors from the series, David Zayas (Detective Angel Batista), Julie Benz who played Dexter's wife Rita, and Julia Stiles who played Lumen in season 5. This copy also specially signed by the author on the title page.