Northwest Angle

Northwest Angle

A Novel

eBook - 2014
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With his family caught in the crosshairs of a group of brutal killers, detective Cork O'Connor must solve the murder of a young girl in the latest installment of William Kent Krueger's unforgettable New York Times bestselling series. During a houseboat vacation on the remote Lake of the Woods, a violent gale sweeps through unexpectedly, stranding Cork and his daughter, Jenny, on a devastated island where the wind has ushered in a force far darker and more deadly than any storm. Amid the wreckage, Cork and Jenny discover an old trapper's cabin where they find the body of a teenage girl. She wasn't killed by the storm, however; she'd been bound and tortured before she died. Whimpering sounds coming from outside the cabin lead them to a tangle of branches toppled by the vicious winds. Underneath the debris, they find a baby boy, hungry and dehydrated, but still very much alive. Powerful forces intent on securing the child pursue them to the isolated Northwest Angle, where it's impossible to tell who among the residents is in league with the devil. Cork understands that to save his family he must solve the puzzle of this mysterious child whom death follows like a shadow. "Part adventure, part mystery, and all knockout thriller" (Booklist), Northwest Angle is a dynamic addition to William Kent Krueger's critically acclaimed, award-winning series.
Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2014
ISBN: 9781439172162
1439172161
Branch Call Number: eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource

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Mollyjay
Nov 13, 2015

pg 63 not complete

audioadi Apr 22, 2014

Outstanding. Wonderful series.

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lpreston214
May 24, 2013

Ok Cork O'Connor mystery. A good beginning, very gripping but then sort of petered out in the middle and then got better towards the end. A senseless death of one character I thought and a pretty unbelivable ending.

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melvynl123
Jul 18, 2012

Highly recomend if you like excitement,mystery and adventure

Kent Krueger is a great writer.

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deRougemont
Feb 20, 2012

The best book yet in this superior series.

rlbecker Oct 28, 2011

This was a great story about family working together to succeed. Cork O'Connor and his family defeat truly evil people with help from friends. I enjoyed all the Ojibwe lore and legend. The description of the Minnesota and Ontario wilderness is beautifully written. this is a truly special book.

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mary1933
Oct 06, 2011

Terrific! The best yet, and I have loved all of his books. Thank you.

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