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Something I picked up at this year’s Bouchercon, or World Mystery Convention: “Blue Heaven” by C.J. Box.

The story takes place in North Idaho and Box does a great job of capturing the flavors and voices of the region. I was born in Kellogg and lived in Moscow. I have brothers living in Coeur d’Alene and Sandpoint, so I know a bit about the region and can tell you, Box gets the tone right.

This is a terrific mystery. Truly worth reading.

Happy Thanksgiving.

About danahaynes

Dana Haynes is the author of ICE COLD KILL (2013), BREAKING POINT (2011) and CRASHERS (2010) from Minotaur and St. Martin's Press.

Posted on November 26, 2009, in Blog and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.


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