Winter of the Wolf Moon

Version: Unabridged
Author: Steve Hamilton
Narrator: Dan John Miller
Genres: Detective Stories
Publisher: Brilliance Corporation
Published In: February 2010
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 7 hours, 38 minutes
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Ex-cop and sometime-P.I. Alex McKnight endures the bitter winter of Michigan's Upper Peninsula in his log cabin with warm fires and cold Molsons. When Dorothy Parrish, a young Ojibwa woman, asks him for shelter from her violent boyfriend, McKnight agrees. But after secreting her in one of his cabins, he finds her gone the next morning. McKnight suspects vicious, hockey-playing Lonnie Bruckman of abducting the woman, but his search for her brings on more suspects, bruising encounters and a thickening web of crime, all obscured by the relentless whiplash of brutal snow storms. From the secret world of the Ojibwa reservation to the Canadian border and deep into the silent woods, someone is out to kill ' and McKnight is driving right into the line of fire' 'An excellent mystery'The kind of book you climb inside and, when you're forced to leave, you wish you could stay a little longer.' ' Booklist

Reviews (1)

Written by Sharon Morgan on June 26th, 2013

  • Book Rating: 4/5

Good mystery, loved the characters and the narrator did a great job portraying them. Would recommend to friends.

Author Details

Author Details

Hamilton, Steve

Steve Hamilton was born in Detroit and attended the University of Michigan, where he was awarded the prestigious Avery Hopwood Prize for writing. His first novel, A Cold Day in Paradise, won the St. Martina (TM)s Press/PWA Best First Private Eye Novel Contest before going on to win both the Edgar and Shamus Awards for Best First Novel. In 2006, Steve won the Michigan Author Award for his outstanding body of work. He lives in Cottekill, New York, with his wife, Julia, and their two children. Visit his Web site at