Forty Words for Sorrow by Giles Blunt

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GILES BLUNT grew up in North Bay, Ontario. After spending over twenty years in New York City, he now lives in Toronto. He has written scripts for "Law & Order, Street Legal "and "Night Heat," and is the author of the bestselling Cardinal crime series, which he is adapting as a television series for CTV. He has won the British Crime Writers' Macallan Silver Dagger and the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Novel. "Until the Night" is his sixth novel featuring John Cardinal and Lise Delorme.
Published March 5, 2002 by Berkley. 372 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Business & Economics, Crime. Fiction

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Tiny Algonquin Bay, north of everything except snow, unfortunately has attracted some problems from big-city Toronto.

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Sorrow is palpable, and readers making their way through the book will feel like they're walking hunched over against a steady, chilling wind—but the final destination, like Cardinal's final redemption, is well earned and well worth the trip.

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Secondary figures, such as Jerry Commanda, the Ontario Provincial Policeman, come alive with the author's precise and energetic writing style.Blunt skillfully alternates the action and viewpoint between the hunter and the hunted, all the while maintaining the momentum and emotional impact of the ...

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