Day: July 18, 2017

You can now subscribe to my new author site

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After a lot of tinkering, I was finally able to add a Subscribe button to my new site, charlesray-author.com. The bad news is, it’s at the bottom of the site in the Contact section. Anyway, I hope this won’t stop new subscribers from checking it out.

Review of ‘Under a Black Sky’

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When Asger Vad, his wife, and son are found shot execution style and posed around a table looking at a doll house, and their 11-year-old daughter is missing, Danish police inspector, Daniel Trokic is sent to Alaska to participate in the investigation. He teams up with Angie Johnson, a half-Native American, half-white homicide detective in the Anchorage police department. Together, the two race against time to find the girl, while bodies start piling up, and a nearby volcano decides to get a bad case of indigestion.

Under a Black Sky by Inger Wolf is a finely-tuned murder mystery, featuring a conflicted, flawed character, and an almost science-fiction locale. Rich descriptions and evocative dialogue are the hallmarks of one of the better mystery writers I’ve encountered in a number of years.
Like the frozen landscape of Alaska, this novel has no ornamentation, just bare bones good reading.

I give Wolf five stars for this book.