September 29, 2014
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Hell is Empty

Hell is Empty
Craig Johnson

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(September 29, 2014)

This installment in the Longmire saga is in essence a reprise of the first novel, The Cold Dish, with even more magic realism. It’s capably handled, though the formulaic insistence on putting the isolated hero in ever-greater physical peril claims a toll on both the author and the reader.