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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What happened to her kid? His daughter, Katethinks she knows Fell. We see Lucas at the beginning of the crime in his younger days and then we return to present time. Lucas is having a hard time letting things go, but keeps getting pulled into different areas. Lucas is yanked back into a case from his early days, a case he has deep regrets about. That damned Randy Whitcomb shows up again! Nearly the first half of the book involves the beginning of that investigation and the revelation that investigation is a natural ability for Davenport.

We see many of the characters as Lucas first meets th 2nd reading – Still a great adventure, this starts with the unearthing of the bodies of two pre-ad bured.

Once you get on a roll with John Sandford’s books, well, it’s like perpetual motion, physics.

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Darrell is her brother, who looks just like Fell; Carol is his wife. Want to Read saving…. Click here for a mansplanation of why I’m reading this series so atrociously out of canon order; sorry, I’m just tired of repeating it.

Millard is another witness with helpful, maybe, information. He has two children, Roswell and Emily, and one grandson, Benjamin. Sign up here to receive your FREE alerts. His beginning attempts at chasing lrey clues was entertaining.


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The details adds nothing to the plot, but I love such reminders of my old home. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Davenport is again working with his old team Capslock, Jenkins and Shrake. Twenty-five years ago, Davenport was a beat cop with a taste for fine clothes, fast cars and attractive women. I’ve read them all, sometimes out of order and it doesn’t bother me. Through the years, he has risen through the ranks and is now head of the state’s Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

The entry team leader is Johnston. InDavenport was a young sandforv just about sandfkrd be promoted out of uniform, despite a reputation for playing fast and loose with the regulations. Lucas Davenport knows exactly how long. Ron Packard is the manager.

We know what he’s done, and sometimes even why, long before Lucas Davenport does. I have to say the only parts that really sunk me into the book were the parts with the murderer.

Typically, we know who the bad guy is by page Xavier Cruz is the guy in charge. DeeDee McAllister is a lawyer, married to Mark who has a nice gun collection, and she’s sleeping with Lucas. Terry Scrape is crazy and he knows it.

It has some great action scenes, a very interesting climax, and in the end, it may just break your heart. Sandford remains in great form in this, the 21st in his “Prey” series. Lucas’s cops were outsiders, for the most part.

Fred Carter is still out there, working as a security guard at the Capitol. His writing and the appeal of his lead character are as fresh as ever.

She has a boyfriend, Rick?? Mark and Debbie Jansen are Hanson’s neighbors at his lake cottage. The story takes place in Minneapolis and involves lrey cold case.

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More often these are times in the story where some break in the case has happened or some other critical event has left the police scrambling. As always there is a question o I am a huge Lucas Davenport fan so any book about him is going to be great and this one is no exception. He didn’t care how he closed a case unlike Sahdford who wanted the truly guilty caught.


This one takes place long after the ones I’d already read, but has and lengthy flash back that fills the readers johnn on Lucas Davenport’s rookie years, giving them a good sense of what brought him to be the detective he became.

He reckons if Weather Karkinnen is Lucas’ wife, he’d better do his best work. Byried Johnson and Delores Schmidt are crime scene techs. It was the truth.

One of my favourite supporting characters has always been Del Capslock. The adventure in these books lies in watching as Lucas finds the various threads that we know will inevitably lead him to the man he’s loo Every time I read a John Sandford book I try to figure out what it is about them that makes them so great.

Betty Ludwig is a short-term hostage. Casting aside the reservations that detoured the first investigation, Lucas has no intention of letting this monster slip through his fingers again. Betty Ludwig is a short-term hostage. We get a material change in a key character’s life from the book’s action, and a major shift in the way key characters interact with Lucas himself near the end. The Cover and Title The cover is eerie and makes me want to pull a blanket over my head, around my body, or just slink off and find a warm bar with lots of people and lots of light.