The Caretaker of Lorne Field
Dave Zeltserman¹s last novel was named by NPR as one of the top five crime and mystery novels of 2008 and one of The Washington Post¹s best books of the year. Publishers Weekly, in a starred review, said his ³breakthrough third crime novel deserves comparison with the best of James Ellroy. ² And Crimetime calls him a name to watch. ² Now, Zeltserman has written the book his fans have been waiting for?a classic unlike anything you¹ve ever read. Jack Durkin is the ninth generation of Durkins who have weeded Lorne Field for nearly 300 years. Though he and his wife Lydia are miserable and would like nothing more than to leave, Jack must wait until his son has come of age to tend the field on his own. It¹s an important job, though no one else seems to realize it. For, if the field is left untended, a horrific monster called an Aukowie will grow?a monster capable of taking over the entirety of America in just two weeks. Or so it is said. . . .
- 2010 Dave Zeltserman
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