Those Who Wish Me Dead
When thirteen-year-old Jace Wilson witnesses a brutal murder, he s plunged into a new life, issued a false identity, and hidden in a wilderness skills program for troubled teens. The plan is to get Jace off the grid while police find the two killers. The result is the start of a nightmare.The... show more
When thirteen-year-old Jace Wilson witnesses a brutal murder, he s plunged into a new life, issued a false identity, and hidden in a wilderness skills program for troubled teens. The plan is to get Jace off the grid while police find the two killers. The result is the start of a nightmare.The killers, known as the Blackwell Brothers, are slaughtering anyone who gets in their way in a methodical quest to reach him. Now all that remains between them and the boy are Ethan and Allison Serbin, who run the wilderness survival program; Hannah Faber, who occupies a lonely fire lookout tower; and endless miles of desolate Montana mountains.The clock is ticking, the mountains are burning, and those who wish Jace Wilson dead are no longer far behind."
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Edition language: English
Wow this was a great read! Kortya is at the top of his game! I know he is always excellent with his surprise twists but this ending blew me away. I thought I had it all figured out and wasn't even close!
Michael Koryta takes his reader to the vast wilderness of the Montana Mountains where death can come at natures hand at any moment but this time, nature is not the most deadly thing on the mountain: Jace Wilson is swimming in a quarry when he comes across a dead body where there is no question that...
Once Koryta left Lincoln Perry behind and started writing stand-alones, I read one and never got around to the rest -- but something about this one drew me in (and it doesn't look like my typical suspense preference) -- and now I've got to find time to go back and pick up the three or four I've miss...
My review and an extended sample of the audiobook are posted at Hotlistens.com. I will admit that I knew nothing about this author going into this book. I selected to review this book based pretty much on the narrator, Robert Petkoff, who I love and list in my top five favorite narrators. I read...
Originally posted on The Book Nympho Quick summaryJace Wilson, 14-years old, unwittingly witnesses a murder and has the good sense to get away but left his ID behind. The killers are two cold-blooded brothers, Jack and Patrick Blackwell, and they never leave anyone behind. Jace is in a unique witn...