A twelve-year-old girl and her younger brother go on the run in the woods of northern Idaho, pursued by four men they have just watched commit murder - four men who know exactly who William and Annie are, and where their desperate mother is waiting for news of her children's fate.The kids soon find they don't know whom they can trust among their L.A. transplant neighbors, including hundreds of retired Southern California cops who've given the area it's nickname: 'Blue Heaven." As a group of dirty cops spearhead the search for William and Annie, one false move will stop these children from ever finding their way home.With true-to-life, unforgettable characters, C.J. Box has created a thriller that delves into issues close to our heart: the pervasiveness of greed, the banality of evil, and the truth about what constitutes a family. In a story where unlikely heroes find themselves at the cross- roads of duty and courage, "Blue Heaven delivers twists and turns until its last breathtaking page.
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(171mm x 106mm x 26mm)
St Martin's Press
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Author Biography - C. J. Box
C.J. Box is the author of several novels including the award-winning Joe Pickett series. He's the winner of the Anthony Award, Prix Calibre 38 (France), the Macavity Award, the Gumshoe Award, the Barry Award, and an Edgar Award and L.A. Times Book Prize finalist. Open Season was a 2001 New York Times Notable Book. Box lives with his family outside of Cheyenne, Wyoming.