Slow Recoil

Slow Recoil

Paperback - 2010
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Short-listed for the 2011 Arthur Ellis Award for Best Crime Novel

Some bullets take years to find their mark... Former Toronto Detective Charlie McKelvey is puttering through the first year of his forced retirement. His tedious life is torn wide open when a friend enlists his help in locating a recent Bosnian immigrant who has simply disappeared without a trace. Her teacher and recent lover, Tim Fielding, suspects foul play. At first hesitant, McKelvey is quickly drawn into the case as the bodies and clues pile up. When the body of an unidentified woman turns up in Fieldings apartmentand Fielding is nowhere to be foundMcKelvey finds himself a prime suspect in an increasingly obscure murder investigation.

Publisher: Toronto : RendezVous Crime, c2010
ISBN: 9781926607061
Branch Call Number: MYS FOR
Characteristics: 286 p. ; 19 cm


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Apr 23, 2011

The basic story was pretty good, but it was stretched out with information not pertaining to the story. If I had wanted a travel book, I would have gone to the travel section.

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