This debut procedural includes a dizzying number of side stories, making for a high-drama read from the get-go. A solid bet for Nevada Barr and Tricia Fields fans. -- Library Journal [Circ. 18,465]
The mystery evolved nicely from an abandoned baby case to a complex plot with many twists and turns. The action and suspense are maintained through to the explosive end. -- RT Book Reviews (Circ. 70,000)
"A dynamic and affecting story centered around a female border patrol agent who finds murder, mystery, and more in the undiscovered country of northernmost Maine." -- Chuck Hogan, Hammett Award-winning author of THE TOWN
"Packed with thrills and high-octane action, BITTER CROSSING is an impressive debut with a fearless heroine you'll want to follow for many adventures to come." -- Tess Gerritsen, New York Times bestselling author of Rizzoli and Isles novels and TV series.
“BITTER CROSSING is my favorite kind of page turner, enlivened by a compelling heroine—U.S. Border Patrol Agent Peyton Cote—and set in a place so strongly described it is almost a character itself: the remote no man’s land between northern Maine and Canada." -- Paul Doiron, Edgar Award-nominated author of MASSACRE POND