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"When a mysterious woman in distress appears outside his home, Mike Bowditch has no clue she is about to blow his world apart. Amber Langstrom is beautiful, damaged, and hiding a secret with a link to his past... She claims her son Adam is a wrongfully convicted sex offender who has vanished from a brutal work camp in the high timber around the Widowmaker Ski Resort. She also claims that Adam Langstrom is the illegitimate son of Jack Bowditch, Mike's dead and diabolical father. He is the half-brother Mike never knew he had. After trying so hard to put his troubled past behind him, Mike is reluctant to revisit the wild country of his childhood and again confront his father's history of violence. But Amber's desperation and his own need to know the truth make it hard for him to refuse her pleas for help. In search of answers, Bowditch travels through a mountainous wilderness to a place hidden from the rest of the world, where the military guards a top-secret interrogation base, sexual predators live together in a backwoods colony, and self-styled vigilantes are willing to murder anyone they consider their enemies. Mike Bowditch must exorcise the demons of the past before the real-life demons of the present kill him first."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Minotaur Books, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9781250063700
Characteristics: 306 pages ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Widow-maker


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Jan 02, 2018

Nice story. Little bit slow... But still interesting.
To my opinion: very good language.
You really can feel snow and cold.

fiftyslady Nov 14, 2016

I had not read this author's books before so I didn't realize that it was a series. So now that I know I will begin with book #1 of the Mike Bowditch series. A very good book.

Nov 13, 2016

Another great story featuring Mike Bowditch. It's good to see Mike maturing. This time there is a wolfdog & a group of sex offenders that are given a second chance.

caj1222204441801 Jun 28, 2016

Wow, what a great read. His books keep getting better and better. Cant wait for the new one to get here.

Jun 18, 2016

Another good entry in the Mike Bowditch series. I enjoy this outdoorsy series featuring a young Maine Game Warden who has a knack for solving mysteries and getting himself into trouble.

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