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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cormorant LINK Site LARGE PRINT M BOX (Text) 33500012183778 Main Checked out 10/28/2021
Hawley Public Library LARGE PRINT M BOX (Text) 33500012183760 Main Available -
Thief River Falls Public Library lp BOX (Text) 35500005682768 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1410477444
  • ISBN: 9781410477446
  • Physical Description: 463 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Wheeler Publishing Large Print, 2015.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: "Twenty miles across the North Dakota border, where the scenery goes from rolling grass prairie to pipeline fields, detective Cassie Dewell has been assigned as the new deputy sheriff of Grimstad-a place people used to be from, but were never headed to"--
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2015 May #1
    *Starred Review* Box has been making a series of sorts out of his stand-alones. Following the death of Cody Hoyt in The Highway (2013), Hoyt's partner, Cassie Dewell, now takes center stage as the new chief investigator in Grimstad, North Dakota, in the heart of the Bakken shale oil fields. Though she's still trying to catch the Lizard King, the truck-driving serial killer, she's instantly plunged into a whole new set of troubles as rival gangs clash and body parts are strewn all over town in the dead of winter. Caught in the middle is Kyle Westergaard, a 12-year-old born with fetal alcohol syndrome, who sees and knows more than anyone would ever suspect. Box's brilliant choice of setting is both timely and the perfect frozen hellscape for his story; the modern-day boomtown's runaway inflation, "man camps," and pent-up masculine energy hearken back to lawless days on the western frontier. And although he's placed kids in danger in other books, this could be the most effective of his thrillers since his Edgar-winning Blue Heaven (2008). The temperature on the northern plains may fall to 40 below, but the engine of this thriller races red hot, providing plenty of warmth to keep readers going all night. HIGH-DEMAND BACKSTORY: The publisher is banking big on this one by printing a quarter of a million copies—double that of The Highway. If Box isn't a household name yet, he will be. Copyright 2014 Booklist Reviews.

Subject: FICTION / Thrillers
City and town life North Dakota Fiction
Drug traffic North Dakota Fiction
Policewomen North Dakota Fiction
Genre: Large type books.
Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
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