Black River is an electrifying return for relentless reporter Tuva Moodyson, from the author of Dark Pines and Red Snow.
FEAR. Tuva’s been living clean in southern Sweden for four months when she receives horrifying news. Her best friend Tammy Yamnim has gone missing. SECRETS. Racing back to Gavrik at the height of Midsommar, Tuva fears for Tammy’s life. Who has taken her, and why? And who is sabotaging the small-town search efforts? LIES. Surrounded by dark pine forest, the sinister residents of Snake River are suspicious of outsiders. Unfortunately, they also hold all the answers. On the shortest night of the year, Tuva must fight to save her friend. The only question is who will be there to save Tuva?
“Just finished Will Dean's Black River. Splendid to catch up with Tuva Moodyson and that very special world... Such a BRILLIANT central character...great on women’s friendships.” Ann Cleeves
“Once again, I LOVED it!!! Do yourself a favour and read the first two books in the series.” Marian Keyes
“Tuva Moodyson is back in the Swedish town of Gavrik at the height of Midsomar celebrations on the hunt for her missing best friend Tammy, but summer in Gavrik is just as dangerous as winter and in this compelling, intriguing, brilliantly written thriller, the relentless pace drives you forward until you are hanging on to the pages by your fingertips, afraid to go on, but terrified to put it down. Another masterpiece from Mr Dean.” Liz Nugent
“Devouring Will Dean's Black River, possibly my favourite of his Tuva Moodyson mysteries. Certainly one of the best series of recent years – the perfect blend of pace, plot & atmosphere.” Kiran Millwood Hargrave
“My favourite Tuva novel yet...atmospheric and chilling.” Jane Casey
“Well, this was another absolute cracker. Thank you Will Dean for letting me spend some more time with one of my favourite crime fiction characters – Tuva Moodyson. Atmospheric, creepy and utterly gripping.” Cass Green
“Black River what can I say? Will Dean raises the bar yet again. Suspenseful, distinctive, each page crackles with menace. Everything you could want in a thriller.” Chris Whitaker
“Absolutely love the Tuva Moodyson crime series and Black River doesn’t disappoint... Knocked it out of the park.” Sam Baker
“Terrifically tense, Black River is Tuva's most intense story yet. Loved it.” Alice Clark-Platts
“Black River is an incredible read! Be ready for March 2020 people, Tuva is back with a bang” Lisa Hall