Crider's "Sheriff Dan Rhodes" books are enjoyable and similar in styling to Craig Johnsons Longmire series. This one is really a short story, a good b..Show More »uy when on sale. The characters are interesting and certainly will carry from book to book. But the story doesn't really have much time to develop into a full blown page turner. A bit predictable, but still a fun read.
In this 17th book of the series, Crider once again portrays Sheriff Dan Rhodes as the practical, no-nonsense central Texas lawman who gets to the bott..Show More »om of horrific crimes, lolling criminals into a false sense of security in the process. His characters are simultaneously sophisticated, down home, and always believably real.