By David Riley Bertsch
Death Canyon by David Riley Bertsch is the first of a new series featuring a former attorney turned fishing guide living in Jackson, Wyoming. His name is Jake Trent, and he is living a contented life until he becomes a suspect in the murder of a man he finds in the Snake River. He teams up with Park Ranger Noelle Klimpton and they spend an exciting few days saving the world from volcanic upheavals while Jake is being framed and almost murdered by a couple of deadly killers from his New York past. This is a debut novel from a new thriller writer, and if you enjoy Western mysteries, it is a must.
Review by Eileen Jaffe, Pinal County Library District Cataloger