Spider Mountain

Version: Unabridged
Author: Peter T. Deutermann
Narrator: Dick Hill
Genres: Fiction & Literature, Action & Adventure
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Published In: December 2006
# of Units: 12 CDs
Length: 14 hours
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Summoned by a friend, ex-cop Cam Richter agrees to do a favor: investigate the assault of a young woman in a remote area of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Cam knows the misty hills and shadowed hollers of the park, and his outdoor skills might break a case that local cops can't - or maybe don't want to - solve.
Cam has no idea how dangerous his search will become, because in this part of Appalachia, matriarch Grinny Creigh and her extended family destroy those who intrude into their web. The Creighs control the crystal meth trade and own just about everything and everyone in their neck of the woods. But they also operate a much worse enterprise, a dark secret that terrifies any children unfortunate enough to come within their grasp.
Blocked by a menacing sheriff with ties to the family, Cam is shut down and sent away, no wiser about why the young woman was attacked and what she saw. He returns, stealthily stalking the Creighs and their secrets, moving ever closer to Grinny's mountain house and what it might conceal...not knowing that his presence on her web has been detected, and that the Creighs are hunting him with creatures bred for that purpose and starved into relentless fury.

Reviews (1)

Exciting listen

Written by Diane M on July 30th, 2012

  • Book Rating: 5/5

This was a very exciting story that kept me rushing from CD to CD. A really evil bunch of backwoodsmen in the Smokey Mts. Not really a fan of Dick Hill, but he did a great job with these characters. Will have to listen to more Deutermann stories.

Author Details

Author Details

Deutermann, Peter T.

P. T. DEUTERMANN spent twenty-six years in government service before retiring to begin his writing career. He is the author of eleven previous suspense novels, all in print with St. Martin's Press. He lives with his wife on their family farm in North Carolina.