Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Mystery 10th in series.(Final)

Byline: David Steinberg Journal Staff Writer

"Scavengers, a Posadas County Mystery" by Steven F. Havill

Thomas Dunne Books, $24.95, 290 pp.

Milan, N.M., was good to Steven F. Havill, where he and his wife, Kathleen, lived for 13 years.

So was the town of Lincoln, where they resided for 10 years.

"We live to move around, see the state," said Havill, a retired science, language arts and journalism teacher.

Since last June the Havills have made their home in Raton, a town whose solitude benefits his work, now as a full-time novelist.

Havill's newest and 10th mystery is "Scavengers," but it's the first with Undersheriff Estelle Reyes-Guzman as the protagonist in what is known as the Posada County Mystery series. …

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