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2007 NY: Grand Central Publishing. First edition, first printing, mint, new/unread in a flawless dustjacket, signed by the author.
Intriguing plots, complex characters, and a vivid landscape are the
foundation of Archer Mayor's award-winning News travels fast in the
small state of But before investigator Joe Gunther can begin to gather
evidence of murder, a family emergency sends him to his hometown, where
the lives of his mother and brother have suddenly been threatened.
Gunther reaches out to a network of police officers who know him only
by name and reputation as he attempts to discover the source of this
Meanwhile, his investigative team chases an
elusive murderer who has no apparent ties to the victim. In a state
that is more like a neighborhood community, secrets are difficult to
keep, and it's sometimes impossible to know who can be trusted. Gunther
soon finds himself opposing criminals more menacing than any he has
ever encountered in order to save those he holds closest to his heart.
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