"In A.D. 922 ibn Fadlan, the representative of the ruler of Bagdad, City of Peace, crosses the CAspain sea and journeys up the valley of the Volga on a mission to the King of Saqaliba. Before he arrives, he meets with Bullwyf, a powerful Viking chieftain who is summoned by his beseigned relatives to the north. Bullwyf must return to Scandinavia and save his country men and family from the monsters of the mist.
Join them on thsi stunning adventure to the mysterious land where the day's length does not equal the night's...where after sunset the sky burns in streaks of color...where Bullwyf and his band of brothers must lock in mortal combat with the dark, hairy brutes who threaten to empty the land..."
"Book was very nicely done. City girl hides in small Arizona town and falls in love with not only the sheriff, but the whole town. Since I live in Arizona, I really enjoyed reading a lot of the history of the old ways."
"Dr. Kay Scarpetta is up against a serial killer who targets young lovers. Four couples have disappeared, only to turn up dead months afterward. Now a fifth pair is missing, and the mother of the girl is a powerhouse recently named by the president to head his war on drugs. Now Kayis battling political pressure as well as a murderer."
"Excellent book ... a glimpse of what could happen in our medical world ..sooner than we think!
From the back cover: In the darkness of the institution something is happening. The staff seems bound by secrecy. The line between illusion and reality is being crossed. And even murder is not what it seems..."