Desolation Mountain (Signed B&N Exclusive Book) (Cork O'Connor Series #17)

Desolation Mountain (Signed B&N Exclusive Book) (Cork O'Connor Series #17)

by William Kent Krueger

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ISBN-13: 9781982104474
Publisher: Atria Books
Publication date: 08/21/2018
Series: Cork O'Connor Series , #17
Edition description: Signed Edition
Pages: 352
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

William Kent Krueger is the award-winning author of seventeen previous Cork O’Connor novels, including Tamarack County and Windigo Island, as well as the novel Ordinary Grace, winner of the 2014 Edgar Award for best novel. He lives in the Twin Cities with his family. Visit his website at WilliamKentKrueger.com.

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Desolation Mountain (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Cork O'Connor Series #17) 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 12 reviews.
LEH0644 15 days ago
Peace at the Iron Lake Reservation is shattered when a plane carrying a United States senator crashes and all aboard are killed. First responders from the reservation are turned back by the FBI. Also on hand are military-looking individuals who are heavily armed. The NTSB says pilot error is to blame but too many things are not adding up for Cork O’Connor and he is determined to find out what happened. He runs into Bo Thorson, former Secret Service and friend of Cork, and does not get an answer when Cork asks who he is working for. Lots of suspense.
Anonymous 22 days ago
Big disappointment. Plot fell apart chapter 40.
Anonymous 4 months ago
Enjoyed all the books in this series
Anonymous 4 months ago
I really appreciate the depth of the characters. You grow to hate the bad guys and care about the good guys! Nice work Kent!
Anonymous 6 months ago
Not bad
Anonymous 6 months ago
I like the way it is never over until it is over. There is always another tread leading somewhere else
Anonymous 7 months ago
Fast paced and multi layered!
Anonymous 7 months ago
Wonderful prose and this time its back to what I liked in this great series. I felt disconnected from the last 3 outings but now the magic is back.
Anonymous 7 months ago
Another powerful novel by this talented author; enjoy!
Anonymous 7 months ago
First time I read this author but it wont be my last
mobile 7 months ago
Another excellent O'Connor family story. We have one storyline where Stephen is maturing and questioning both his visions and what his place is in his family and his community. I hate reviews that give the whole story, in a nutshell, removing all the fun of reading the book. Stephen has one last vision in the book and not only did it bring tears to my eyes but it gave me hope that this is not the last we will see of the O'Connor family.
tedfeit0 7 months ago
Stephen O‘Connor, Cork O’Connor’s young son, has always had visions presaging tragedies. This novel is based on one in which he sees an eagle shot from the sky and a menace he can’t identify at his back. And then a plane carrying a U.S. Senator and her family crashes on Desolation Mountain. Cork and Stephen subsequently join others attempting to find survivors and clues. Soon, some of the first responders go missing, and father and son begin to investigate. Then Cork inadvertently meets Bo Thorson, a character from a long ago novel, then a secret service agent, now a private investigator. They join forces, but soon Cork begins to doubt Bo’s role. The area is overrun with representatives of various federal agencies and is cordoned off. The plot centers on the meaning of the vision and solution of the cause of the crash. This is the 18th novel in the series, and provides, for the first time, a deeper look into Cork and Stephen’s relationship. As is a constant in the series, it is well-written, and the descriptions of the North Country graphic and excellent. Highly recommended.