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Dark of the Moon

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Dark of the Moon

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
John Sandford
publisher:
Putnam
genre:
, Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C-

John Sandford introduced Det. Virgil Flowers in Invisible Prey, the last installment in his long-running Lucas Davenport series. In Dark of the Moon, Flowers investigates a series of murders in a small Minnesota town.

Grisliest Death
Two victims have their eyes shot out.

Bottom Line
This attempt to kick off a new series is eclipsed by both an unconvincingly devious villain and a hero who signals his hipness with his choice of indie-rock T-shirts. C-