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ISBN13: 9781439153963
ISBN10: 1439153965
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With his family caught in the crosshairs of a group of brutal killers, detective Cork O’Connor must solve the murder of a young girl in William Kent Krueger’s latest unforgettable New York Times bestseller.

During a houseboat vacation on the remote Lake of the Woods, a violent gale sweeps through unexpectedly, stranding Cork and his daughter, Jenny, on a devastated island where the wind has ushered in a force far darker and more deadly than any storm.

Amid the wreckage, Cork and Jenny discover the body of a teenage girl. She wasn’t killed by the storm, however; she’d been bound and tortured before she died. Nearby, underneath a tangle of branches, they also find a baby boy, hungry and dehydrated, but still very much alive. Powerful forces intent on securing the child pursue them to the isolated Northwest Angle, where it’s impossible to tell who among the residents is in league with the devil, but Cork understands that to save his family he must solve the puzzle of this mysterious child whom death follows like a shadow.

Synopsis:

With his family caught in the crosshairs of a group of brutal killers, detective Cork OConnor must solve the murder of a young girl in William Kent Kruegers latest unforgettable New York Times bestseller.

During a houseboat vacation on the remote Lake of the Woods, a violent gale sweeps through unexpectedly, stranding Cork and his daughter, Jenny, on a devastated island where the wind has ushered in a force far darker and more deadly than any storm.

Amid the wreckage, Cork and Jenny discover the body of a teenage girl. She wasnt killed by the storm, however; shed been bound and tortured before she died. Nearby, underneath a tangle of branches, they also find a baby boy, hungry and dehydrated, but still very much alive. Powerful forces intent on securing the child pursue them to the isolated Northwest Angle, where its impossible to tell who among the residents is in league with the devil, but Cork understands that to save his family he must solve the puzzle of this mysterious child whom death follows like a shadow.

About the Author

William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of ten Cork O’Connor novels, including Heaven’s Keep and Vermilion Drift. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Visit his website at WilliamKentKrueger.com

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LeeL, August 4, 2012 (view all comments by LeeL)
I was hooked on this Minnesota-based mystery series from the first book--Iron Lake. I've read them all, and can't wait for the next one!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9781439153963
Author:
Krueger, William Kent
Publisher:
Atria Books
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
new york times bestseller; Ojibwe; ordinary grace; tamarack county; iron lake; heaven s keep; vermillion drift; william kent kruger; william kent krooger; nevada barr; john sanford; Margaret Coel; storm prey; spider s web; vince flynn
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
Cork O'Connor Mystery Series
Publication Date:
20120431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.31 in

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Product details 368 pages Atria Books - English 9781439153963 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , With his family caught in the crosshairs of a group of brutal killers, detective Cork OConnor must solve the murder of a young girl in William Kent Kruegers latest unforgettable New York Times bestseller.

During a houseboat vacation on the remote Lake of the Woods, a violent gale sweeps through unexpectedly, stranding Cork and his daughter, Jenny, on a devastated island where the wind has ushered in a force far darker and more deadly than any storm.

Amid the wreckage, Cork and Jenny discover the body of a teenage girl. She wasnt killed by the storm, however; shed been bound and tortured before she died. Nearby, underneath a tangle of branches, they also find a baby boy, hungry and dehydrated, but still very much alive. Powerful forces intent on securing the child pursue them to the isolated Northwest Angle, where its impossible to tell who among the residents is in league with the devil, but Cork understands that to save his family he must solve the puzzle of this mysterious child whom death follows like a shadow.

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