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The Night Season

3 Ratings: 2.7
A book by Chelsea Cain

With serial killer Gretchen Lowell locked up, Archie Sheridan can concentrate on more pressing issues, like the Willamette River threatening to overflow its banks, in Cain's fine fourth thriller to feature the Portland, Ore., detective. When a body turns … see full wiki

Author: Chelsea Cain
Publisher: Minotaur Books
3 reviews about The Night Season
review by . March 13, 2011
   In The Night Season Chelsea Cain’s continues her promising series of thrillers featuring detective Archie Sheridan and a fascinating cast of characters, with the free spirited reporter Susan Ward being at the epicenter of this adventure.       In this new novel, the Beauty Killer Gretchen Lowell is finally in the background, but she will never be out of the picture as Archie will be forever damaged and sickeningly drawn to this dastardly beautiful female …
review by . March 18, 2011
The Night Season reads like a hard rain - fast, intense, inescapable. Propelled forward by a fast-moving plot and the snappy dialogue of her characters, the story comes on strong and doesn't let up until it's done.      Here, in the fourth book of Cain's Portland crime series, we have the story of a modern-day Portland engulfed by rain and the ever-rising waters of the Willamette River, and the tale of Vanport, flooded 60 years previously. Mysterious deaths are uncovered …
review by . April 02, 2011
Watery deaths
History repeats itself in The Night Season, when the Willamette River rises nearly as high as in 1948, when it swept away an entire town in less than an hour. Now the city of Portland itself is threatened, but there's more than a flood to worry about when a series of drownings turn out to be murder by octopus. If you can swallow the idea that a serial killer would choose such a bizarre, troublesome method when a simple hypodermic would do, this isn't a bad mystery. Detective Archie Sheridan …
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