Code 61

By Donald Harstad
(Bantam, Mass Market Paperback, 9780553580983, 480pp.)

Publication Date: January 2003

List Price: $7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.
Shop Local
Enter your zip code below to find indies closest to you.

Go


Description

CODE 61: maintain radio silence. someone may be listening.

Investigating the apparent suicide of a colleague’s niece, Iowa Deputy Sheriff Carl Houseman is startled to uncover a group that transforms the dark fantasies of vampire legend into grisly reality: they ritualistically drink small amounts of one another’s blood. As Carl is drawn deeper into this unnerving world, it becomes clear that the dead woman may have been the victim of a twenty-first-century Dracula.

The prime suspect, Dan Peale, is a sinister presence within the group--a man some say drinks blood and never, ever dies. It’s an outlandish, heinous theory, but then suspicions are bolstered by rumors of a card-carrying vampire hunter who is also pursuing Peale. All too soon, Houseman finds himself scrambling to track a vampire--before he kills again.




Praise For Code 61

“The same spellbinding detail that Harstad fans ate with relish in Carl’s debut shocker, Eleven Days --yummy.”
--Kirkus Reviews

“Downright chilling...a terrific read.”
--Booklist (starred review)

“Another engrossing entry in one of the best new police procedural series.”
--Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Indie Bookstore Finder
EBbooks and EReaders
Find great gifts: Signed books
Link to IndieBound






Update Profile