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Until the Night

Until the Night

(2012)
(The sixth book in the John Cardinal series)
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It's not unusual for John Cardinal to be hauled out of a warm bed on a cold night in Algonquin Bay to investigate a murder. And at first this dead body, sprawled in the parking lot of Motel 17, looks pretty run of the mill: the corpse has a big bootprint on his neck, and the likely suspect is his lover's outraged husband. But the lover has gone missing. And then Delorme, following a hunch, locates another missing woman, a senator's wife from Ottawa, frozen in the ruins of an abandoned hotel way back in the woods. Spookily, she was chained up and abandoned wearing a new winter parka and boots, with a thermos beside her--as if her murderer was giving her a whisper of a chance at survival.

Neither Delorme nor Cardinal can imagine where their investigation will lead: into a decades-old injustice committed in the high Arctic; into the swingers' world inhabited by an ex-rock star who owns a pub in Algonquin Bay as well as private members' clubs in Toronto and Ottawa; into the insecurity that afflicts Delorme the woman and the cop; and into the deep bond between Delorme and Cardinal, which is at real risk of coming undone.

In Until the Night, Giles Blunt outdoes himself, creating a masterpiece of crime fiction that will not only haunt his fans and readers, but delight and amaze them too.

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Hardback Editions

August 2012 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: Until the Night (The John Cardinal Crime Series)
Author(s): Giles Blunt
ISBN: 0-679-31435-0 / 978-0-679-31435-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Canada
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

April 2013 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: Until the Night (The John Cardinal Crime Series)
Author(s): Giles Blunt
ISBN: 0-679-31436-9 / 978-0-679-31436-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage Canada
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

August 2012 : Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: Until the Night (The John Cardinal Crime Series)
Author(s): Giles Blunt
Publisher: Random House Canada
Availability: Amazon CA   


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