William Morrow

9780062690814

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The Distant Dead

The suspense is slow and steady in this meditative, artistic take on the murder mystery.

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Review of ‘The Distant Dead’

The small town of Lovelock, Nevada, is nestled in brush-dotted hills that crouch under unending blue sky—an eerie desert landscape that sets a tone of creeping dread in Heather Young’s The Distant Dead.

Young, an Edgar Award nominee for her first book, 2016’s The Lost Girls, has crafted a story that begins with a…

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