Buried Prey has ratings and reviews. Kemper said: In the best of the John Sandford’s Prey novels, there are usually two or three scenes wher. Lucas is lucky in his friends and his wife when they take steps to protect him, for they’re not sure they can trust Lucas with his life. Loved that. The Twenty-first book in John Sandford’s ‘Prey’ series.

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This is the twenty-first John Sandford novel to feature Minnesota detective Lucas Davenport, and it’s one of the best books in a truly great series.

Davenport finally has the chance to revisit the crime that got him started as a detective and the solution to which has always bothered him. Del Capslock is taking a photography class. In present day Minneapolis, the bodies of two girls are found buried in a basement during a housing demolition. See and discover other items: This story begins with the uncovering of two bodies while a hole is dug for a new building.

It was so much fun to watch Lucas begin what we know is a long and colourful career. Phones are being shouted into. In every one of his novels he includes a description or reference which makes me think, “Oh, yes, I know what you mean, or the place you’re describing.

May 10, Minutes. XTC is a gentleman’s club. We are experiencing technical difficulties. Lucas, along with some other patrolmen, is assigned tempo This is the twenty-first John Sandford novel to feature Minnesota detective Lucas Davenport, and it’s one of the best books in a truly great series.


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Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The discovery means a second chance to find the real killer, who Davenport is sure hasn’t stopped his murdering ways. He, Sandford, blends a lengthy back-story section into the action seamlessly allowing us personal insight into Davenport that we have not seen before. While he learns alot, there is one major mistake made. His bosses ultimately declared the case closed, but he never agreed with that.


He was in the U. When they sandrord begin to investigate the Jones girls, Lucas is the only one who believes they’re pursuing the wrong suspect, but his youth and inexperience work against him and his boss considers the case closed when their prime suspect ends up dead.

His daughter, Katethinks she knows Fell. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Buried Prey (Lucas Davenport, #21) by John Sandford

It would be an enormous spoiler. As always there is a question of whether or not a decision is a moral one or not.

As a result, about half of the book is a flashback to Davenport’s work on this case, early in his career. The dialogue and scenarios that are played out in Buried Prey are truly believable, and you feel like a ghost in the room as you follow along with Davenport’s life and the investigation.


This is an older Lucas Davenport book Katie Darin had some insight into student housing.

It was the truth. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review. And if, like me, you’ve already read most of those books, you’ll recognize it as the case that explains some of the je ne sais quoi that raises those books above the unchallenging tripe Books 22ff.

I enjoyed this as a first-class thriller which involved real detective-work; the cold-case taps the full mature depth of Lucas’s instincts.

Book Review: John Sandford’s Buried Prey – KD Did It Edits

That time with Narcotics that left a bad taste in his mouth as opposed to Del’s experience. Nathan Dunn was the good Samaritan who picked Kelly up off the road. If you want to borrow something, write and ask first. The bodies of 2 young girls, missing for many years turn up suddenly beneath a house being torn down for new construction.

The BCA was a necessary move, but Lucas belongs on the streets and in the trenches. Hampered by lingering guilt, Joyn is driven to reconcile with the past: Oct 31, Julia Walker rated it it was amazing.

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