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Blue Heaven by C. J. Box
  

Blue Heaven

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Winner of the 2009 Edgar Award for best novel.

Cracking, pacey and well written thriller focusing on a group of retired Los Angeles policemen. One who is trying to solve the murder case he can’t let drop, the others, driven into situations they never planned for, trying to cover it up. Don’t miss the author'sThree Weeks to say Goodbye , which is just as good.

If you like C. J. Box you might also like to read books by Harlan Coben, Michael Connelly and Linwood Barclay.

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Synopsis

Blue Heaven by C. J. Box

THEY WERE RUNNING AWAY FROM HOME, NOW THEY'RE RUNNING FOR THEIR LIVES. If twelve-year-old Annie hadn't been angry with her mother, she would never have taken her younger brother William on a secret fishing trip deep into the North Idaho woods and they would never have witnessed the execution nor looked straight into the eyes of the four executioners. Now they're running for their lives. They can't go home: the killers know exactly who they are. And where they live. They can't turn to the law: the killers are four respected Los Angeles policemen. There's nowhere for William and Annie to hide. And no one they can trust. Until they meet Jess Rawlins. Rawlins, an old-school rancher, knows something is wrong with the law in Blue Heaven. But he is only one against four men who will stop at nothing to silence their witnesses...

Reviews

'another cracking thriller packed with suspense' Daily Mirror

'Gripping and expertly constructed' The Sunday Times

'One of the best thrillers of the year. C J Box owes me a night's sleep' Tess Gerritsen

'An unusual, intelligent thriller that resonates long after the last page is turned' George Pelacanos

'A non-stop thrill ride that has you rooting for the characters every step of the way' Harlan Coben

'One of today's solid gold A list must-read thrillers' Lee Child

'Box delivers the goods' Robert Crais

'In the crowded field of crime fiction, C J Box has quickly established himself as an original voice. he is fresh, captivating, and has something to say' Michael Connelly

About the Author

C. J. Box

C. J. Box is the winner of an Anthony Award, the Prix Calibre .38, the Macavity Award, the Gumshoe Award, the Barry Award and the 2009 Edgar Award for Best Novel. His novels are US bestsellers and have been translated into 21 languages. Box lives with his family outside of Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Author photo © Roger Carey

Recent critical acclaim for C J Box:

'another cracking thriller packed with suspense' Daily Mirror

'Gripping and expertly constructed' The Sunday Times

'One of the best thrillers of the year. C J Box owes me a night's sleep' Tess Gerritsen

'An unusual, intelligent thriller that resonates long after the last page is turned' George Pelacanos

'A non-stop thrill ride that has you rooting for the characters every step of the way' Harlan Coben

'One of today's solid gold A list must-read thrillers' Lee Child

'Box delivers the goods' Robert Crais

'In the crowded field of crime fiction, C J Box has quickly established himself as an original voice. he is fresh, captivating, and has something to say' Michael Connelly

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Publication date

1st January 2011

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Publisher

Corvus an imprint of Atlantic Books

Format

Paperback
448 pages

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
Crime / Mystery
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ISBN

9781848872943

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