Elizabeth Goodweather finds herself drawn into the 20-year old case of a young girl's vanishing. The friend of one of her daughters disappeared with suspicion case on many men of the area. How the case reemerges after 20 years is something you'll need to read the book to discover, but Ms. Lane makes the situation plausible.
The situation on Marshall County grows more dangerous for Elizabeth. A war crime documented by her late husband suddenly takes on national importance. Those who want the crime to stay buried maker life more dangerous for Elizabeth. At the same time one of those suspected in the 20-year old disappearance is also making threatening move against her.
As you can imagine, the plot twists feed one another and the tension raises. However, these life-or-death matters create an environment where the relationship between Elizabeth and Philip takes a natural path to the next level.
The culture of the Appalachians and of the people who have lived there for eons also plays a major role in one of the situations Elizabeth finds herself immersed. A Booger Dance, for example, gets not only explained but put in its cultural context.
Overall, a very good read of very good mysteries.
- 语种： 英语
- ISBN: 0440243599
- 条形码: 9780440243595
- 商品尺寸: 10.5 x 2.6 x 17.4 cm
- 商品重量: 231 g
- ASIN: 0440243599
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