Hour of the Hunter

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HarperCollins, Jun 29, 2010 - Fiction - 576 pages
67 Reviews

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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Clear, crisp writing style, too. - Goodreads
Very anticlimactic ending. - Goodreads
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I didn't finish this one. The writing seemed very incoherent, and I just wasn't getting into it. I think I made it 40% through before I quit. Read full review

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I didn't finish this one. The writing seemed very incoherent, and I just wasn't getting into it. I think I made it 40% through before I quit. Read full review

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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