| Reprint edition (Severn House Pub Ltd, June 1, 1993), cover price $20.00 | About this edition:
| Reissue edition (Jove Pubns, January 31, 2006), cover price $7.99 | About this edition:
Sarah Spooner, an investigator for the district attorney with her own young daughter, launches a probe into the Velvet Viper, a twisted, mysterious criminal responsible for the abduction of prepubescent girls, who are returned with little memory of their ordeal.
| Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 1994), cover price $7.50 | About this edition:
He abducts little children--prepubescent girls who return with little memory of their surroundings other than the velvet walls--and Sarah Spooner, who has a daughter of her own, begins her investigation of this Velvet Viper