cover image Claire Dewitt and the Bohemian Highway

Claire Dewitt and the Bohemian Highway

Sara Gran, read by Carol Monda. HighBridge Audio, unabridged, eight CDs, 9 hrs., $34.95 ISBN 978-1-61174-258-9

Tattooed private investigator Dewitt is at it again in this sequel to Gran%E2%80%99s Claire DeWitt and the City of the Dead. This time, she%E2%80%99s determined to get answers about the death of an ex-boyfriend that police think was the result of a botched home invasion. Dewitt knows otherwise, and puts her quirky methods to the test in solving the mystery. While pursuing hints revealed in dreams, taking cocaine, and connecting clues, Dewitt draws closer to the killer and discovers more about herself in the process. Carol Monda narrates with a classic noir delivery, a syrupy tone, and plenty of attitude. With a slightly raspy voice, Monda is provocative in her emphasis and infuses the story with dramatic flair. Dewitt fans will be delighted. A Houghton Mifflin Harcourt hardcover. (June)