The thriller series follows therapist-turned-serial killer Gretchen Lowell and her relationship with Portland detective Archie Sheridan.
The Lowell character was first introduced in 2007 book Heartsick and later featured in Sweetheart (2008), Evil At Heart (2009) and The Night Season (2011).
Mikko Alanne (5 Days of War) will adapt the novels for FX, reports Deadline.
Geyer Kosinski - currently working on Starz drama Magic City - will executive produce the project.
An adaptation of 1996 film Fargo and spy drama The Americans - from Graham Yost (Justified) and Joe Weisberg (Falling Skies) - are also in the works at FX.
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