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Episode 6: When the Killing Starts

It's your favorite book club again. This time with a special guest, Detective Hugh Dunnit! Join Peter, TaChalla, and a former librarian turned detective as we investigative the mystery novel, When the Killing Starts  by Ted Wood.

When the Killing Starts by Ted WoodPolice Chief Reid Bennet was supposed to be on vacation, but when a wealthy woman offers him $25,000 to find her son, Jason? Well, he just couldn't turn that down. Join Reid Bennet and his sidekick canine, Sam, as they track down mercenaries, evade death, and attempt to return Jason safely home.

About the Author
Ted Wood has been described as "...probably Canada's best mystery novelist." He was born in the UK and moved to Canada in the 1950's. He was a police officer in Toronto for three years, worked for an advertising firm, and wrote short stories on the side. In addition to being a novelist, he also has written for radio, the theater, and television (back of book jacket).