qMichael McGarrity is the real deal.q aBoston Globe With his dazzling debut, Tularosa, Michael McGarrity was hailed qa born storytellerq (Denver Post)aand introduced readers to a memorable new hero, ex-Santa Fe chief of detectives Kevin Kerney. Now, featuring his vivid feel for the southwest, McGarrity's second gripping novel hurls Kerney onto the toughest case of his life. Taking a job as a seasonal forest ranger in New Mexico's Gila Wilderness, Kevin Kerney is looking forward to a quiet summer high in the mountains. But the murder of a Mexican tourist, and the discovery of a disoriented old man in the wild, thrust Kerney into an investigation that will carry him back in time to a sixty-year-old feud between two land-rich brothers, Edgar and Eugene Cox. Enlisting young state game and fish officer Jim Stiles to help solve the crimes, Kerney slowly uncovers evidence connecting the ruthless Cox feud with another suspicious deathaand the radical actions of New Mexico's present-day county militia. But new assistant district attorney Karen CoxaEdgar's alluring daughterais torn between hiding her father's long-buried secret and helping Kerney find the truth. Now someone wants Kerney deadaand the deeper he investigates, the more he may be digging his own grave...Saddlemeup andIa#39;ll take you there.a aWhat aguy, aKerney responded with a grin. Jim smiledback.aStuff it, Kerney. How did you get into this pile of shit?a aIt was easy: alittle breaking and entering, alittle criminal damage toproperty.aaBeforeor afteranbsp;...
|Title||:||Mexican Hat: A Kevin Kerney Novel (Kevin Kerney Novels)|
|Publisher||:||W. W. Norton & Company - 2011-07-04|