By Susan Cummins Miller
The Berkley Publishing Group
Winner, Turquoise Award, 2007 New Mexico Book Award (Mystery)
Finalist, 2007 WILLA Award (Contemporary Fiction)
Gold Award, ForeWord Magazine 2007 Book of the Year (Mystery)
Notable Book, 2006 Southwest Books of the Year
Geologist Frankie MacFarlane is drawn into a police investigation when the remains of her ex-fiancé are found in the desert. And after a student and several of her colleagues are attacked, Frankie realizes she may be the killer’s next target.
This mystery series featuring geologist Frankie MacFarlane was originally published in hardback by Texas Tech University Press. Berkley has now picked up the paperback rights to publish under its Prime Crime line. The first in the series, Detachment Fault, was released in March 2006.