BOOKS

Winterkill

C. J. Box

RRP: £8.99

1 April 2011

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9781848878020

RRP: £3.99

1 April 2011

Published by Corvus

ISBN: 9780857891846

‘Joe Pickett strides in big boots over the ruggedly gorgeous landscape of C.J. Box’s outdoor mysteries’ – New York Times

It’s an hour away from darkness, a bitter winter storm is raging, and Joe Pickett is deep in the forest edging Battle Mountain, shotgun in his left hand, his truck’s steering wheel handcuffed to his right – and Lamar Gardiner’s arrow-riddled corpse splayed against the tree in front of him. Lamar’s murder and the sudden onslaught of the snowstorm warn: Get off the mountain. But Joe knows this episode is far from over. Somewhere in the dense timber, a killer draws his bowstring – with Joe as his prey…