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Publisher Description

"Pulse-pounding. Mason Cross launches into The Killing Season with no-holds-barred, as he deftly combines an adrenaline rush plot with one of the best new series characters since Jack Reacher. Prepare to read all night."—Lisa Gardner, New York Times bestselling author
The first thing you should know about me is that my name is not Carter Blake.

When Caleb Wardell, the infamous 'Chicago Sniper,' escapes from death row two weeks before his execution, the FBI calls on the services of Carter Blake, a man with certain specialized talents whose skills lie in finding those who don't want to be found. A man to whom Wardell is no stranger.

Along with Elaine Banner, an ambitious special agent juggling life as a single mother with her increasingly high-flying career, Blake must track Wardell down as he cuts a swathe across America, apparently killing at random.

But Blake and Banner soon find themselves sidelined from the case. And as they try desperately to second-guess a man who kills purely for the thrill of it, they uncover a hornets' nest of lies and corruption. Now Blake must break the rules and go head-to-head with the FBI if he is to stop Wardell and expose a deadly conspiracy that will rock the country.

Slick, fast-paced and assured, The Killing Season is the first novel in the gripping new Carter Blake series.

Mysteries & Thrillers
February 15
Pegasus Books
W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.

Customer Reviews

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Great read

I have read all through the Bosch, Davenport, Flowers and Reacher books to date and I was looking for a new character to follow and Mason Cross' Carter Blake is the one. The "Killing Season" was the first of this series that I have read and it completely captured me. I love the character and Mr. Cross' writing style. I WILL read more in this series.

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