Much has changed in the intervening 12-plus years between the publication of THE HUNT CLUB by Bret Lott and its nominal sequel, DEAD LOW TIDE. The 15-year-old Huger (pronounced “YOU-gee”) Dillard of THE HUNT CLUB is now a somewhat passive and aimless 27, proof that 30 is apparently the new 20.
"Lott’s style is not what one might expect in a thriller, particularly with the set of expectations that designation carries these days. Yet the unexpected certainly takes place, especially in the final third of the book."
The reason for that aimlessness is two-fold. The first is that Huger, h