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When the Cold Wind Blows (Black Oak #5)

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Paranormal investigator Ethan Proctor travels to Georgia to investigate a series of disappearances and mutilations -- in the newest mystery in the acclaimed series...
Paperback, 256 pages
Published March 1st 2001 by Roc
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Randolph Carter
May 30, 2014 rated it liked it
Shelves: fiction, horror, owned
Fine little entertainment. Last book in the "Black Oak" series, a detective agency that isn't afraid of the supernatural, well they are but they take them on anyway. We have some real monsters here, not just some mayhem explained away by logic and science. Grant hints at future Black Oak stories that sadly never were, since this was to be the last book in the series.

Probably would have been better if read in order but I just picked up the random volume at the used bookstore.
Nancy Oakes
Feb 12, 2008 rated it really liked it
if you think you're interested in reading this one, please start with #1 and work your way forward. You really just will be lost if you don't.

In the book before this one, Black Oak: Hunting Ground, our hero Ethan Proctor was fired from his job of looking for Taylor Blaine's daughter Celeste, who has been missing for 13 years. As he ponders this, he receives a communication from a teacher down in Georgia which asks him to come down there and investigate the disappearances and deaths of various pe
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Charles Lewis Grant was a novelist and short story writer specializing in what he called "dark fantasy" and "quiet horror." He also wrote under the pseudonyms of Geoffrey Marsh, Lionel Fenn, Simon Lake, Felicia Andrews, and Deborah Lewis.

Grant won a World Fantasy Award for his novella collection Nightmare Seasons, a Nebula Award in 1976 for his short story "A Crowd of Shadows", and another Nebula
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Black Oak (5 books)
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