Scent of Evil by Archer Mayor
A Joe Gunther Mystery Novel (Joe Gunther Mysteries)

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When the body of a fast-living young stockbroker is found in a shallow grave, suspicion first falls on a cuckolded policeman. Lt. Joe Gunther investigates the increasingly bizarre details of the crime, but finds that he’s too far behind events to prevent a second murder. Indeed, whoever is responsible always seems to be a few steps ahead, as if there’s a leak on the force. Sweltering August heat does nothing to calm the increasingly agitated town selectmen, who demand results.

Fast-paced and intricately-plotted, with the unflinching attention to forensic detail that his readers have come to expect, Scent of Evil is the third of Archer Mayor’s critically-acclaimed Joe Gunther mysteries.
 

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Archer Mayor lives in Newfane, Vermont.
 
Published March 28, 2013 by MarchMedia LLC. 360 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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An honorable failure in which the author's forensic expertise, plain-speaking, and love of Vermont don't quite compensate for a plot that falls apart three quarters of the way through.

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