Secret Prey

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Penguin, Jun 1, 1999 - Fiction - 512 pages
A wealthy banker is dead, shot once in the chest during a hunting trip. There are many reasons for him to be killed, and many people who would do the deed. But who did?  Lucas Davenport has an idea. But this routine murder investigation is about to turn into something different. A cat-and-mouse game with a killer who does not hesitate to take the fight to Lucas himself. And those he loves…


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User Review  - JohnWCuluris - LibraryThing

Sandford’s early Prey novels seemed to be more mystery based. Even when we knew who the killer was, there remained some element that Lucas Davenport had to figure out, which usually came as a surprise ... Read full review

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User Review  - Carol420 - LibraryThing

If you combine cop humor and series murder, you have a Lucas Davenport mystery. Four friends on a hunting trip, one, a bank president on the verge of becoming a very rich man, ends up dead. Davenport ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

John Sandford is the pseudonym of Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist John Camp. He is the author of the Prey novels, the Kidd novels, the Virgil Flowers novels, The Night Crew, and Dead Watch. He lives in Minnesota.

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