Darkness is everywhere. It lurks just below the surface, waiting to rear its ugliness, even in small serene West Virginia communities. The darkness of murder and drugs puts a disenchanted journalist and recently reunited childhood friend in the crosshairs of a reclusive rural crime lord. The unlikely pair, navigating a trail of past traumas, broken dreams, and small victories, try to find a way to shine a light on the dark underbelly of their community before the darkness becomes their own.
In The Country Dark is a stunning piece of literature that enthralled, entertained, and enchanted me from the very first page! Everything about this piece of crime fiction/thriller was exciting; the characters, as well as the story the reader gets to experience and the incredible literature courtesy of the excellent Mike Mallow, made me fall madly in love with this book! In The Country Dark is a piece of fiction that will captivate readers from all genres thanks to the many themes that are interwoven between the pages. This book can only be described as a read that should not be missed! If you are looking to read a book that will grasp your attention from the first page and hold it throughout then already I would implore you lovely readers to read this book because it is utterly brilliant!
In The Country Dark is a thrilling, shocking, and memorable thriller that will take its readers on a twisty turny journey. The reader in In The Country Dark will meet a journalist who connects with a childhood friend in a small West Virginia town and it is when he does that his life will take a drastic turn and he will be taken on a dark journey full of horrifying things. The reader will follow him as he unexpectedly gets involved with a crime lord, murder, and drugs and what follows is shocking but also thrilling and this book lovers is the premise of the incredible In The Country Dark!
The story of In The Country Dark is a magnificent one that is full of many exciting moments and many twists and turns. As the reader reads this book they will always be kept on edge thanks to the unexpected turns the reader will experience; these twists and turns will guarantee the reader keeps the reading. They will feel compelled to do so, and that is the sheer beauty of this novel! The excellent author of this novel, Mike Mallow effortlessly takes the reader on a thrilling journey; Mallow’s words managed to keep me intrigued as well as entertained as I raced through this book. It is the kind of book that is impossible to put down, and when I had to I longed for it! I wanted to be reunited with the story I had grown to love and the characters I had become invested in.
Mike Mallow is a talented and well-accomplished author who has written an unforgettable novel that features heavily on its characters and themes. Mallow’s characters are superb, and I think every reader will be able to find an attribute they like in them. They are believable, and their narratives jump right off the page and into the reader’s minds. This is another thing… Mallow has managed to create a vivid picture in my mind of this setting he has established. Mallow’s sometimes long, descriptive sentences, captured my imagination, and made me turn the pages with haste!
To summarize my thoughts on the exciting and thrilling novel that is In The Country Dark; I would say if you are a reader who is tired of reading the same old books that are lackluster and forgettable then take a chance with this one because I promise you now that you will not be disappointed! In The Country Dark gets five stars from me!
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