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MAD RIVER

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Virgil Flowers and the forces of Minnesota's Bureau of Criminal Apprehension battle trigger-happy Bare County Sheriff Lewis Duke in pursuit of a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde.Tom McCall and Becky Welsh think that Jimmy Sharp has led them to Dr. John O'Leary's home to relieve Marsha O'Leary of a diamond necklace she recently showed off around town. No sooner have they broken in, however, than Jimmy ... Read full review

Review: Mad River: A Virgil Flowers Novel

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Joe Hartlaub

There are few events more welcome in the literary world than the appearance of another John Sandford book. The newly published MAD RIVER is the latest installment in his Virgil Flowers series; it is a fastmoving, violent tale played out against the backdrop of the farmlands and small towns of rural Minnesota. "...a fastmoving, violent tale played out against the backdrop of the farmlands and small ... Read full review

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User Review  - dickmanikowski - LibraryThing

Damn, Virgil Flowers is a compelling character. I must have read seven or eight of the novels in this John Sandford series, and Virgil keeps on grabbing me. In addition to the action packed plot, MAD ... Read full review

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User Review  - darcy36 - LibraryThing

John Sandford never disappoints! Love anything he writes! I never start one of his books unless I have time to finish it that day--otherwise I will be up until 3 in the morning, unable to put it down. Read full review

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User Review  - jepeters333 - LibraryThing

Jimmy Sharp, Becky Welsh, and Tom McCall - they were Bonnie and Clyde, they thought, and what's-his-name, the sidekick. Three teenagers with dead-end lives, chips on their shoulders, and guns. The ... Read full review

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User Review  - SunnySD - LibraryThing

Three losers on a killing spree leave a trail of death strewn about the tiny towns of Minnesota. Virgil Flowers is on the case, but catching them may be more about getting lucky... Oh yeah, that's ... Read full review

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User Review  - ZachMontana - LibraryThing

Another excellent Vigil Flowers novel. I love the narrator, Eric Conger, and can't imagine not hearing Vigil Flowers novels on AudioBooks without him reading. He captures the character perfectly. Read full review

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User Review  - carolynsuarez - LibraryThing

quirky ending. yet very satisfying. Read full review

Mad River

User Review  - letsfigurethisout - Overstock.com

John Sandford has become one of my favorite authors. o.co is a great place to find his books! Read full review

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User Review  - zmagic69 - LibraryThing

A fun quick read from John Sandford, a little more violent than usual, but a thriller that was fun to read and kept me wondering how it would end. Read full review

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