Re: RARA-AVIS: Hidden River & Citizen Vince

Date: 24 May 2005

In a message dated 5/24/2005 8:38:01 AM US Mountain Standard Time, writes:

> Hidden River by Adrian McKinty (author of the terrific Dead I May Well Be)
> is set in Denver of the 90s and is a fine follow-up. A possible spoiler is
> than anyone who's read a bit of noir will see the twist coming a long way
> away, but it's a fun ride getting there. McKinty is a writer I'm looking
> forward to reading for years to come.

I'd agree with your last sentence, but I didn't enjoy Hidden River nearly as much as Dead. Dead was a truly wild ride whereas Hidden River was more down to earth and I did see the twist coming. However, if Hidden River is McKinty's
"sophomore jinx" he didn't fall very far and is a terrific writer.

Jeff in the sweltering desert

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