Bad Blood by John Sandford
(Virgil Flowers)

57%

6 Critic Reviews

The mystery, which is resolved early on, leads to an extended series of cat-and-mouse game...Lurid and overscaled.
-Kirkus

Synopsis

The fourth thrilling novel in #1 New York Times bestselling author John Sandford's Virgil Flowers series.

Two bodies in two days. One is murder. The other is suicide. Virgil Flowers never imagined that discovering the connection would lead him into the perverse history of the Minnesota farm community, and almost unimaginable darkness.


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About John Sandford

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Pulitzer prize-winning journalist John Sandford is the author of the Prey series, four Kidd novels and the Virgil Flowers series. He lives in Minnesota. Visit www.johnsandford.org for more information.
 
Published September 27, 2011 by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 395 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure, Horror, History, Political & Social Sciences, Crime. Fiction
Bestseller Status:
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Peak Rank on Oct 23 2011
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Critic reviews for Bad Blood
All: 6 | Positive: 3 | Negative: 3

Kirkus

Below average

The mystery, which is resolved early on, leads to an extended series of cat-and-mouse game...Lurid and overscaled.

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Examiner

Good
on Aug 23 2011

Sandford keeps this suspense novel enjoyable, despite the grim, unimaginable subject matter.

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Book Reporter

Above average
on Dec 22 2010

...the who, what and why is revealed fairly early in the proceedings...

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Entertainment Weekly

Good
on Oct 06 2010

...a brand extension without any discernible lapse in quality.

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Booklist Online

Good
on Sep 01 2010

As usual, Sandford delivers a great mystery with action...Good reading...

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Blogger News Network

Below average
on Apr 04 2011

It is unfortunate that he...feels the need to tell readers the identities of killers from page one.

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