“Mayor handles each (case) adeptly and shrewdly, bringing them to separate and startling conclusions.” Publisher’s Weekly


“A deft mix of storm stories, political shenanigans, small-town procedural stuff and some pretty shocking buried secrets. One of Joe’s best.” Kirkus, 9/15/13.


“Settling in with a new Joe Gunther novel is like catching up with old friends…This twenty-fourth entry in a wonderful series is very close to Mayor’s best.” Booklist (starred review)