The Devil's Cradle

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Nite Owl Books, Oct 1, 2000 - Fiction - 442 pages
47 Reviews
The Devil's Cradle is the second title in Sylvia Nobel's popular mystery series featuring feisty journalist, Kendall O'Dell. Based on actual events, the story picks up two weeks after the end of Deadly Sanctuary and the reader tags along with Kendall to investigate a mysterious death in an isolated mining town hidden away in the hills of southern Arizona. The unexpected ending to this thrill-packed adventure leaves readers in open-mouthed awe and begging for more.

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I've found a new mystery writer that I just love! - Goodreads
The suspense and then the twisted ending is good work. - Goodreads
Granted, it was not an ending you would expect. - Goodreads

Review: The Devil's Cradle (Kendall O'Dell #2)

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Interesting story that kept my pulse pounding. Only complaint is that the ending happened so quickly, it felt rushed. Read full review

Review: The Devil's Cradle (Kendall O'Dell #2)

User Review  - Richard Cummings - Goodreads

I have read most of the books in this series and have enjoyed them all. Good balance of humor, intrigue, and action. I haven't checked for awhile so maybe Sylvia has added another novel to this series. If so, I will be glad to read it. Read full review

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Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
Chapter 21
Chapter 22
Chapter 23

Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 24
Chapter 25
Chapter 26
Chapter 27
Chapter 28
Chapter 29
Chapter 30
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Sylvia Nobel is the award-winning author of the Kendall O'Dell mystery series and a member of Mystery Writers of America. She lives in Phoenix, Arizona.

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