Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Novelist C.J. Box's Wyoming Is Wild with Danger

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Novelist C.J. Box's Wyoming Is Wild with Danger

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With "Off the Grid," Wyoming native C.J. Box brings his string of Joe Pickett thrillers to 16.

Given that hero Pickett serves as a game warden in sparsely populated Wyoming, readers might ask how Box can find enough thrills in those circumstances.

Well, consider that among other things, "Off the Grid" features the decapitations of a giant grizzly bear and a small-town fry cook ... looming peril to Pickett's collegian daughter ... a terrorist plot to devise a machine that can generate enough electromagnetic pulse to wreak havoc across America . ... all of it unwinding in Wyoming's lonely Red Desert.

To head off the evil plot, Pickett teams with old pal Nate Romanowski, a Special Operations veteran with a checkered record as a civilian. Readers can figure out early whether that evil plot will succeed. …

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