Blunt, Giles Black Fly Season

ISBN 13: 9780007335251

Black Fly Season

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9780007335251: Black Fly Season

The third atmospheric psychological thriller featuring detectives Cardinal and Delorme, from the award-winning author of FORTY WORDS FOR SORROW.

Sacrifice for the spirits or brutal murder?

Someone in Algonquin Bay is out for blood. A young woman has been shot in the head. She can't remember why anyone wants to hurt her, or even her own name. Then a body turns up – Wombat Guthrie, biker and drug dealer, has taken his last ride. It's unlikely that the two cases are linked, but detectives Cardinal and Delorme keep encountering a name – 'Red Bear'. A Chippewa shaman, Red Bear has recently moved into drugs and has enlisted the help of the spirit world. In return the 'spirits' demand sacrifice – human sacrifice.

As the woman regains her memory, Cardinal suspects that she may not be as innocent as she appears. And what of Red Bear? Really a shaman? Or just another dealer with an appetite for murder?

The truth must be found before the spirits claim another 'sacrifice'…

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Praise for Black Fly Season:

‘Another well structured story with sharply drawn characters’ Sunday Telegraph

‘Great stuff, action all the way in a wonderfully drawn, impossibly remote location.’ Irish Independent

‘A first class crime novel’ Publishing News

Praise for Giles Blunt:

‘Giles Blunt is a really tremendous crime novelist’ Lee Child

‘Blunt writes with uncommon grace, style and compassion and he plots like a demon.’ Jonathan Kellerman

‘Giles Blunt manages to inhabit the minds of killer, victim and investigator alike, a feat very few writers can manage’ Independent

About the Author:

Giles Blunt grew up in North Bay Ontario, and now lives in Toronto. He has written scripts for Law & Order, Street Legal, and Night Heat. His first psychological thriller, Forty Words for Sorrow, which also features Detectives Cardinal and Delorme, won the 2001 Crime Writers' Association Silver Dagger Award

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