Winter at the Door
Bantam, 2015 (2015)
Hardcover, CD, e-Book
Reviewed by Bob Walch
f you are a Sarah Graves fan (of the
series) you'll want to read this latest novel featuring a new character, Elizabeth '
' Snow. Lizzie has taken a new assignment in rural Bearkill, Maine, with the local Sheriff's Department. As you'll see, the experienced Boston detective has an ulterior motive for heading north to the desolate area close to the Canadian border.
he local sheriff also has his own somewhat hidden agenda for hiring Lizzie. A number of his retired officers have been dying in odd ways and Cody Chevrier wants some
expertise to check out the situation.
izzie finds her former boyfriend also working in the area with the state authorities and that means this will be a bittersweet but important reunion. The kidnapping of a local child from a well known family complicates the central problem facing the county's newest officer, but she'll discover everything in this frigid county is related in one way or another.
ocal characters include a sinister survivalist living in the woods, a bumbling clan of meth producers and some office help that really isn't that helpful.
his is a good start for this new series and once you get to know Lizzie Snow, you'll want to accompany her on further adventures.
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