Summer of the Dead

by Julia Keller

Hardcover, pages cm., St Martins Pr, List Price: $25.99 | purchase

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Hunting an elusive killer who is terrorizing the citizens of Acker's Gap during a West Virginia summer, county prosecutor Bell Elkins and Sheriff Nick Fogelsong find the case complicated by a coal miner's secretive daughter and the prison release of Bell's sister.

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Julia Keller's crime series about prosecuting attorney Bell Elkins is set in a fictional town inspired by Guyandotte, W. Va., near where she grew up. Melissa Smith-Stanley/Courtesy of The Guyandotte Improvement & Historical Association hide caption

itoggle caption Melissa Smith-Stanley/Courtesy of The Guyandotte Improvement & Historical Association