Randy Wayne White has slowly and steadily built his readership with his Marion “Doc” Ford series. For the most part, these books eschew Florida’s big cities as potential settings and concentrate on its string of islands that lie roughly between Tampa and Fort Myers. It is almost impossible to read his novels without learning something new about one of the most interesting areas in the United States, while such knowledge provides a background for a riveting, exciting plot. White stays true to this form in DEEP SHADOW.
Most of the book takes place over the course of one day in two very different but equally dangerous environments. Arlis Futch, a crusty custom