"Housewright (Unidentified Woman #15, 2015, etc.) resurrects an appealingly troubled, self-tormenting hero who assures himself, 'you're the most pathetic human being alive,' even as he's dodging bullets, decking assailants, making nice to his neighbor's 11-year-old daughter, and coming up with a solution as dark as the mystery."
An impossible assignment leads Twin Cities shamus Holland Taylor, who's been sidelined ever since Dearly Departed
(1999), to an even more combustible case in the past.
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