John Caldwell’s second book emphasizes Ohio roots.

Staff report

GALION — Ohio native and former law enforcement officer John Caldwell has released the follow-up to last year’s debut novel “The Blood Moon Prophecy.”

Titled “Whiteout”, it is the second installment of a series following fictional Agent Tom Price of the Ohio Investigative Unit. The book is available in print and eBook editions on

“Whiteout” is based in Ohio and follows Price through his next case, which begins with a simple trip to a pawn shop to investigate a lead on stolen goods. He soon finds himself protecting a witness to a violent crime and trying to find the solution to a map that could lead to a buried treasure from a Civil War era secret society.

For information about Caldwell, visit or follow him on twitter @authorjcald1.

Staff report