Hour of the Hunter

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HarperCollins, Jun 29, 2010 - Fiction - 576 pages
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A critically acclaimed master of suspense, J. A. Jance, the New York Times bestselling author of Fire and Ice, transports readers into the beauty and mystery of the American Southwest . . . and into the very heart of terror.

The hunter is free to kill again—and hour by hour, he draws nearer . . .

The brilliant psychopath Andrew Carlisle spent only six years in prison for the brutal torture–murder of a young girl of the Tohono O'odham tribe. The testimony of Diana Ladd—a teacher on the reservation—put Carlisle behind bars, and now she can't ignore the dark, mystical signs that say a predator has returned to prowl the Arizona desert. Because no matter where Diana and her young son hide . . . he will find them.

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User Review  - jesssika - LibraryThing

This is a good book written about the murder of a Papago Indian girl. It is set in the 1970 s and has flashbacks to explain how certain characters are involved. Diana and her son David live on the ... Read full review

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User Review  - DBower - LibraryThing

This is the first book by this author I have read and truly enjoyed it. A killer returns out for revenge. The story is strong, the characters (and relationships between character) are wonderful, and ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

J. A. Jance is the New York Times bestselling author of the J. P. Beaumont series, the Joanna Brady series, the Ali Reynolds series, and four interrelated thrillers about the Walker family. Born in South Dakota and brought up in Bisbee, Arizona, Jance lives with her husband in Seattle, Washington, and Tucson, Arizona.

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