[Cold Woods Northampton County #2] E–book Ê Karen Katchur

D both story lines will have you uessing Some of mine were spot on some weren t even in the same time zone But when it s all said done you might find yourself thinking back to that line from the prologue agreeing Unearthed buried bones also expose old secrets and past traumasIt s December and

Pennsylvania Homicide Detective Parker 
Homicide detective Parker has been called to the scene of a cold case when a dog unearths bones When Parker and his partner identify the bones as a man who disappeared thirty years ago Trisha has returned home There she "Is Reunited With Her "reunited with her Sharon and her childhood best friends Dannie and Carlyn She hasn t spoken to any of them since she left town when she turned eighteen Why Before they all Essential Andhra Cookbook: With Hyderabadi and Telengana Specialities get the chance to become reacuainted Detective Parker Reef and his partner show up and inform Sharon that the remains found have been identified as her long missing husband Lester Trisha and her friends were just teenagers when Lester went missing Everyoneave their statements when he was reported missing thirty years ago No one seemed upset he was missing No one seemed to like him No one shed a tear What will they have to say thirty years laterThis is the second book in the Northampton County series It will work as a stand alone novel but there are some parts that will be understandable if you read the first book in the series River Bodies first Either way this book was The Sorcerer's Apprentice good as in I sat and read it in one sittingood I enjoyed reading about Parker Reed and watching him investigate this cold case But this book isn t entirely about him the reader is shown the lives of Trisha Sharon Carlyn and Dannie as well Katchur Eagle's Gate gives the reader alimpse into the lives of these characters to show their motivation their relationships their emotions hardships and thoughtsI enjoyed the Detective work done in this book It was believable and well thought out Katchur provides the reader with the detective s thoughts and theories and why they made the decisions they did I found this to feel very authentic and added in my enjoyment of the book I always enjoy doing my own detective work while reading I also love a World War Z. La guerra mondiale degli zombi good mystery Buried secrets bring them on I m in Captivating well written perfectly paced well developed characters and with an interesting plot this was a fantastic edition to the series I have a feeling that Katchur is justetting warmed up I look forward to the next book in the series Thank you to Thomas Mercer and NetGalley who provided me with a copy of the book in exchange for an honest review All the thoughts and opinions are my ow. Partner identify the remains their investigation leads them to Trisha’s childhood home But the deeper Parker digs into the crime the he realizes that the truth isn’t always simple In fact it’s so complicated that even Trisha and her friends don’t fully understand what really happened in those cold wood. Cold Woods Northampton County #2Artner Geena Brassard In some ways she s the department s other outcast Her crimes Too smart too attractive sigh The nerve of some women It s a sparsely populated area where everyone knows your business So it s not long before they identify the remains Lester Haines was a surly drunk who disappeared 30 years "AGO PUBLIC OPINION WAS HE SIMPLY WALKED AWAY FROM "Public opinion was he simply walked away from wife stepdaughter Apparently it was a short walkThree decades ago Trisha Haines left town in a hurry That s no surprise in itself It s one of those places you either never leave or never come back to She cut all ties with her mother friends Danni Carlyn Now she has no choice but to return Danni s mother has died a funeral is the perfect opportunity to remind her old #Friends To Keep Their Mouths Shut About The BodyThat S # to keep their mouths shut about the bodyThat s no yakking about the plot Best to let you draw your own conclusions as both time lines unfold I loved the historical side of the story Trisha Danni Carlyn are typical teens dealing with all the usual issues brought on by high school drama raging hormones Two of them live with single moms Danni s mother has iven up never leaves the house Carlyn s works the night shift leaving her to raise herself Only Trisha has a father figure in her life Her real dad left when she was a baby her mother soon remarried figure in her life Her real dad left when she was a baby her mother soon remarried she s an alcoholic who is unaware of what s happening in her own home Which brings us to Lester Drunk despicable Lester Most of this side of the story is alluded to leaving the reader to imagine the worst But the effect on those involved is very well portrayed As we follow the 3 families through these years I was struck by a couple of things First with the exception of Parker few men in this story come off very well Second the women are a wonder Each of them suffers with poverty abuse or abandonment But there s a resilience the ability to make do with the hand they re dealt support each other as best they can There s an ominous undertone that builds as these chapters progress We know Lester is oing to meet his maker The uestion is who howThe present day time line also has an edge but most comes from a separate subplot I fared less well with this side of the story Meeting all the characters decades later reveals some long held secrets as they deal with the police But there s a middle section where the story like the investigation slows down not much happens At one point we Who Is Muhammad Ali? get some info about Trisha s real father how he shaped her current life but I wanted detail as it had huge significance trying not toive too much away hereAs they reach for the en. Stepdad went missing Now thirty years later his remains have been found in the mountains The women have always known there was to his disappearance than meets the eye and they must confront their rim past Secrets can stay secret a long time in the lonely Appalachian foothills but not foreverWhen Parker and his.

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Returning home and being told by your mother that you shouldn t have come back is where we meet TrishaTrisha came back after 30 years because they found the bones of Lester her step father and bones that she and her neighbors and friends had Something To Do WithLester Was to do withLester was a ood man and Trisha still hated him to this day All he did was cause trouble for herWe o back and forth as Trisha s life as a child "and as an adult is described Her childhood wasn t a pleasant one and neither was her life as an adult "as an adult is described Her childhood wasn t a pleasant one and neither was her life as an adult main focus is the investigation of the murder of Lester both past and present As the investigation moves ahead the tension increases and secrets are revealedCOLD WOODS addresses some social issues and life styles that affect the behavior of the characters as well as upsetting abusive situationsReaders who enjoy a mystery whose killer you think is known from the start and those who enjoy etting to see the investigation unravel will want to take a look at COLD WOODS You will be uessing and most likely uessing incorrectly until the endthe ending has a A Secret Kept great twist and surprise 45This book wasiven to me by the author in exchange for an honest review Detective Parker Reed has a new partner Geena Brassard and they are working a cold case Remains are found on a mountain and they o back to a missing person case from 30 years earlier As Parker and Geena investigate they are led to Trisha and her friends The remains belong to Trisha s stepfather Lester and it seems he was not an upstanding citizen Trisha and her friends were teenagers 30 years ago and Trisha has not kept in contact with them since she left after high schoolTold with two timelines past and present The past timeline follows Trisha and her friends Carlyn and Da 35 starsThere s nothing like a short creepy prologue to whet your appetite for what s to come One line sums it up nicely He had it coming The story follows the relationships between a roup of women in 2 time lines one in the present one from 30 years ago It s clear they share a huge secret stemming from traumatic events When a body is found in present day that past comes roaring back forces them to remember what they d sworn to forget The thing is not everyone s memories are the sameParker Reed is a detective in Northampton County Pennsylvania After the fallout from his last case he s in the department dog house So when a human skull is found near the Appalachian Trail he s the lucky uy assigned to freeze his butt off while forensic crews do their stuff At least it ives him a chance to bond with new Buried bones of the past rise to the surface in this chilling mystery from the bestselling author of River BodiesWhen the long buried bones of a man turn up in the middle of December Pennsylvania homicide detective Parker Reed knows he’s in for a cold caseTrisha and her friends were teenagers when Trisha’s. .