Author: C. J. Box

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101463802

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

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The first Joe Pickett novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box. Joe Pickett is the new game warden in Twelve Sleep, Wyoming, a town where nearly everyone hunts and the game warden—especially one like Joe who won't take bribes or look the other way—is far from popular. When he finds a local hunting outfitter dead, splayed out on the woodpile behind his state-owned home, he takes it personally. There had to be a reason that the outfitter, with whom he's had run-ins before, chose his backyard, his woodpile to die in. Even after the "outfitter murders," as they have been dubbed by the local press after the discovery of the two more bodies, are solved, Joe continues to investigate, uneasy with the easy explanation offered by the local police. As Joe digs deeper into the murders, he soon discovers that the outfitter brought more than death to his backdoor: he brought Joe an endangered species, thought to be extinct, which is now living in his woodpile. But if word of the existence of this endangered species gets out, it will destroy any chance of InterWest, a multi-national natural gas company, building an oil pipeline that would bring the company billions of dollars across Wyoming, through the mountains and forests of Twelve Sleep. The closer Joe comes to the truth behind the outfitter murders, the endangered species and InterWest, the closer he comes to losing everything he holds dear. From the Paperback edition.
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Author: Linda Howard

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1439140790

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 881

Seamlessly blending heart-pounding romance and breathless intrigue, New York Times bestselling author Linda Howard writes a masterful, stylish, and provocative suspense novel that absolutely defies readers to put it down. Daisy Minor is bored. Worse than that, she's boring. A plain, small-town librarian, she's got a wardrobe as sexy as a dictionary and hasn't been on a date in years. She's never even had a lukewarm love affair, let alone a hot one. So when she wakes up on her thirty-fourth birthday, still living with her widowed mom and spinster aunt, she decides it's time to get a life. But can a lifelong good girl turn bad? No, not exactly. But she can pretend, right? One makeover later, Daisy has transformed herself into a party girl extraordinaire. She's letting her hair down, dancing the night away at clubs, and laughing and flirting with men for the first time in, well, ever. With a new lease on her own place and her life, it's open season for man-hunting. But on her way home late one night, Daisy sees something she's not supposed to see. Suddenly the target of a killer, she's forced to put her manhunt on hold. But the very moment she stops looking might be the moment she finds what she's wanted all along. Trouble is, before he can share her life, he might just have to save it.
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Author: S. A. Gordon

Publisher: Xoum Publishing

ISBN: 1922057266

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 2009

In the heat of a Melbourne summer, the two best female tennis players in the world do battle for one of the most prestigious titles on the tour: the Australian Open. Susanna Freeman and Riley O'Toole are great rivals and great friends. They've fought over matches, but never over love, until now.
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Author: Peter Kirby

Publisher: Linda Leith Publishing

ISBN: 9781927535783

Category: Fiction

Page: 360

View: 329

A Guatemalan journalist is kidnapped, and the only message from her kidnappers is the murder of her lawyer. In a race against time, Luc Vanier sets about reconstructing her life, through the sordid world of human trafficking, the secretive underbelly of a multinational mining corporation, and the hiding places of desperate refugees. When Vanier is brutally warned off the investigation, he throws away the rule book and goes after the villains with a vengeance.
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True Stories of the Maine Warden Service

Author: Daren Worcester

Publisher: Down East Books

ISBN: 1608936481

Category: True Crime

Page: 208

View: 2280

Woods Cop: True Stories of the Maine Warden Service is a collection of 21 stories from two former colonels, two lieutenants, two sergeants, four district wardens, a warden pilot, and one currently active duty corporal. Altogether, their cumulative experiences account for more than 300 years of warden experience. Before reality TV cameras, GPS devices, and dashboard computers, these wardens presided over a coming of age era for the Maine Warden Service. It was a time when a compass, map, and their wits were what mattered most in the field. Every day offered the potential for an exciting new adventure, many of which endangered the wardens themselves. This book recreates the full warden experience. In addition to hair-raising, life-and-death scenarios, the collection covers moments such as a child innocently outing his parents as “looking for deer” at night, the doldrums of a stakeout, and the grief of tragedy. The stories have been written in a third person, narrative format to ensure consistency in style and to help readers feel the excitement of a twig snapped in the dark, the frustration of second guessing yourself when lives are at stake, and the duty to do what’s right, even if it means breaking the law.
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Author: Archer Mayor

Publisher: Gere Donovan Press

ISBN: 1936666286

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 5883

Lt. Joe Gunther of the Brattleboro, Vermont police force has a serious problem: in a community where a decade could pass without a single murder, the body count is suddenly mounting. Innocent citizens are being killedand others set-upseemingly orchestrated by a mysterious ski-masked man. Signs suggest that a three year-old murder trial might lie at the heart of things, but it's a case that many in the department would prefer remained closed. A man of quiet integrity, Lt. Gunther knows that he must pursue the case to its conclusion, wherever it leads.Open Season is the first of Archer Mayor's Joe Gunther novels, a series of gripping police procedurals set in New England, where small-town charm, stoicism and civility sometimes conceal brutal truths.
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Author: Manohar Malgonkar

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Indic fiction (English)

Page: 223

View: 2619

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Author: Judy Katschke

Publisher: HarperFestival

ISBN: 9780060846084

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 144

View: 9591

An unlikely pair--Boog, a domesticated grizzly bear who finds himself stranded in the woods, and Elliot, a scrappy, loudmouthed deer--must work together to protect themselves and their fellow forest dwellers from overzealous hunters. Original.
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An Artist's Sporting Year

Author: Rodger McPhail

Publisher: Swan Hill Press

ISBN: 9780906393680

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 152

View: 5279

This artist and naturalist brings us his observations with a quick eye and sure hand, from scenes which mean so much to him and to all who love wildlife and the traditions of the country.
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A Survival Guide for Natural Childbirth and VBAC in the 90s

Author: Nancy Wainer Cohen

Publisher: Praeger Pub Text

ISBN: 9780897892520

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 407

View: 880

Informs people about the often unnecessary use of cesarean section delivery, encourages the occurrences of vaginal births after cesarean, and awakens people to the beauty of natural childbirth
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Author: Kaliana Cole

Publisher: Siren-BookStrand

ISBN: 1619266350

Category: Fiction

Page: N.A

View: 316

[Siren Menage Everlasting: Erotic Cowboy Menage a Trois Romance, M/F/M, bondage, sex toys, HEA] “Those two can't share a goddamn wrench. They don't have a hope in hell of sharing a woman.” Danny Blake has never held a woman longer than it took to say good-bye, and Jack Taylor has been plagued by shallow, scheming, trophy hunters. When they both set their sights on the timid little virgin, no one believes it's going to work, least of all them. But even as Dale McCabe falls for them, they realize she needs a chance to settle into her new life before they make her theirs. Jory Raines has every reason to want his little sister as far as possible from the two ex-rangers, but he extracts a promise from them instead. Their pants are to stay on until her birthday. Dale is not impressed at having her sexual education cut short and embarks on a mission to bend them to her will before Jory declares open season on her twenty-fifth birthday. Note: There is no sexual relationship or touching for titillation between or among the men. ** A Siren Erotic Romance
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Author: Jasmine Jones

Publisher: HarperFestival

ISBN: 9780060846077

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

View: 7771

After causing too much chaos in the human world, Boog the grizzly bear has been returned to the forest. Boog and his new friend Elliot the deer struggle to find their way back to the safety and warmth of Beth's garage. The pair soon runs into trouble with the rest of the animals in the forest. Join Boog and Elliot on their journey as they fight off angry beavers and a crazed hunter who is hot on their trail! Will Boog and Elliot make it home before the forest life takes its toll?
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Author: Kate Egan

Publisher: HarperFestival

ISBN: 9780060846091

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 48

View: 4245

Boog the bear tries to make his way home to the suburbs after being released back into the wild, but along the way he makes friends with Elliot the deer and helps the other forest animals get back at the evil hunter Shaw.
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Author: Nancy Palmie

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1450002609

Category: Fiction

Page: 302

View: 4200

From an early age, Lennon Portier knew she was different. The daughter of a mother whose problems were too complicated to understand, she was victimized at a young age, the catalyst for a string of bad choices. After the death of her first husband, Lennon leaves her hometown, first for college and then for a new life in Colorado. However, as she soon discovers, leaving is not enough to change old patterns, and Lennon finds herself wrapped up in a dangerous relationship, this time with the dark stranger she married. Lennon must now be strong. While her happiness is something she can endure, the safety of her daughter is more important than anything else. Lennon must find the strength and perseverance to leave her husband and free herself and her child.
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Author: Franklin W. Dixon

Publisher: Pocket Books

ISBN: 9780671851675

Category:

Page: 150

View: 1236

On a cross-country skiing trip into the Colorado Rockies, Frank and Joe find themselves facing the greatest challenge of all: survival. A woman dedicated to saving the endangered mountain lion has been shot, and the suspect is determined to track down the Hardy boys as well.
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Sporting Adventures

Author: William Humphrey

Publisher: Delacorte Press

ISBN: 9780385297356

Category: Fishing

Page: 323

View: 9443

In this outstanding collection, Humphrey takes the reader to France to hunt wild boar, to the Bahamas in search of bone fish, and to a windy spot off Nantucket to surfcast for bluefish.
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Author: Linda Sunshine,Steve Moore

Publisher: Insight Editions

ISBN: 9781933784045

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 180

View: 5448

Chronicles the story behind the making of "Open Season," with behind-the-scenes information as well as character design, visual development, set design, and story sequences, in a book with inserts on props, voices, and artwork.
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