Virgil Flowers #2
On Sale: September 23, 2008
Hardcover / e-Book
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Fresh from his "spectacular" (Cleveland Plain Dealer) debut
in Dark of the Moon, investigator Virgil Flowers takes on a
puzzlingâ€”and most alarmingâ€”case, in the new book from the #1
John Sandford's introduction of Minnesota Bureau of Criminal
Apprehension investigator Virgil Flowers was an immediate
critical and popular success: "laser-sharp characters and a
plot that's fast and surprising" (Cleveland Plain Dealer);
"an idiosyncratic, thoroughly ingratiating hero" (Booklist).
Flowers is only in his late thirties, but he's been around
the block a few times, and he doesn't think much can
surprise him anymore. He's wrong.
It's a hot, humid summer night in Minnesota, and Flowers is
in bed with one of his ex-wives (the second one, if you're
keeping count), when the phone rings. It's Lucas Davenport.
There's a body in Stillwaterâ€”two shots to the head, found
near a veteran's memorial. And the victim has a lemon in his
Exactly like the body they found last week.
The more Flowers works the murders, the more convinced he is
that someone's keeping a list, and that the list could have
a lot more names on it. If he could only find out what
connects them all . . . and then he does, and he's almost
sorry he did.
Because if it's true, then this whole thing leads down a lot
more trails than he thoughtâ€”and every one of them is
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