By K. J. Erickson
Tired of the politics, exposure and never-ending nights that flatter significant homicides, Detective Mars Bahr and his accomplice Nettie Frisch have moved to the chilly Case Unit, which covers the Minneapolis Police Department's oldest unsolved instances. one in every of their first assignments is tackling the murders of rural comfort shop staff, which leads them to a sixteen-year-old lacking people case.
In 1986, seventeen-year-old Andrea Bergstad was once operating by myself at evening at a rural Minnesota fuel station while she vanished with no hint. at the store's fuzzy safety videotape, one minute she's there, conversing at the mobilephone to her ally, and the subsequent she's long past. Now, 16 years later, Mars is going again to Redstone, Minnesota, to aim to place jointly the items of this baffling case.
In Redstone, Mars meets retired sheriff Sig Sampson, off the task for numerous years yet haunted by way of the Bergstad case love it used to be the day gone by. Sig Sampson is the one one that may help Mars do what should be performed with a view to remedy it: His reminiscence is the single factor that may take this chilly case and make it hot.
Mars and Sig dive into the research, and Mars quickly starts to imagine that their labor gets them someplace. yet his hindrance over the main points distracts him from the larger matters within the case, and ahead of he understands it, the lives of the 2 most crucial humans in Mars' lifestyles are at risk.
As along with her latest acclaimed novel, The final Witness, KJ Erickson can provide a fast paced, attractive, and astonishing thriller.