Brian Freeman is the author of psychological thrillers set in the Minnesota and Wisconsin area. His books feature a gritty detective duo and a lot of suspense. One of his titles, The Burying Place, involves the kidnapping of a child and a sadistic killer. As the detectives are under the gun to try to solve these cases, we are kept on the edge of our seat hoping they find the killer and rescue the child.
If you like William Kent Krueger, Steve Hamilton and Brian Gruley.