Mind Prey

Version: Unabridged
Author: John Sandford
Narrator: Richard Ferrone
Genres: Fiction & Literature, Suspense, Thriller
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: January 2000
# of Units: 11 CDs
Length: 12 hours, 30 minutes
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Mind Prey is this Pulitzer Prize-winning author’s seventh book in the Davenport series. When a brutal kidnapper nabs a therapist and her two young daughters, Deputy Chief Davenport begins to feel like a character in one of his computer games. He must figure out clues to the kidnapper’s identity before he can find where he is holding his prey.

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Night Prey

Written by nab6215 from Altoona, PA on September 6th, 2016

  • Book Rating: 5/5

I spent all day Sunday hanging on every word on Mind Prey. I was as trapped as Andi Manette and her girls. I could not be set free (or go to bed) until everyone that was supposed to be off the hook was released, and everyone else was either caught--one way or another.

Author Details

Author Details

Sandford, John

John Sandford was born John Camp on February 23, 1944, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. He attended the public schools in Cedar Rapids, graduating from Washington High School in 1962. He then spent four years at the University of Iowa, graduating with a bachelor's degree in American Studies in 1966. In 1966, he married Susan Lee Jones of Cedar Rapids, a fellow student at the University of Iowa. He was in the U.S. Army from 1966-68, worked as a reporter for the Cape Girardeau Southeast Missourian from 1968-1970, and went back to the University of Iowa from 1970-1971, where he received a master's degree in journalism. He was a reporter for The Miami Herald from 1971-78, and then a reporter for the St. Paul Pioneer-Press from 1978-1990; in 1980, he was a finalist for a Pulitzer Prize, and he won the Pulitzer in 1986 for a series of stories about a midwestern farm crisis. From 1990 to the present he has written thriller novels. He's also the author of two non-fiction books, one on plastic surgery and one on art. He is the principal financial backer of a major archeological project in the Jordan Valley of Israel, with a website at www.rehov.org In addition to archaeology, he is deeply interested in art (painting) and photography. He both hunts and fishes. He has two children, Roswell and Emily, and one grandson, Benjamin. His wife, Susan, died of metastasized breast cancer in May, 2007, and is greatly missed.