Coyote Waits

Coyote Waits

Large Print - 1990
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The car fire didn't kill Navajo Tribal Policeman Delbert Nez, a bullet did. Officer Jim Chee's good friend Del lies dead, and a whiskey-soaked Navajo shaman is found with the murder weapon. The old man is Ashie Pinto. He's quickly arrested for homicide and defended by a woman Chee could either love or loathe. But when Pinto won't utter a word of confession or denial, Lt. Joe Leaphorn begins an investigation. Soon, Leaphorn and Chee unravel a complex plot of death involving an historical find, a lost fortune...and the mythical Coyote, who is always waiting, and always hungry.
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, 1990
Edition: Large Print edition
ISBN: 9780060164232
Characteristics: 346 p


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Nov 27, 2012

My goal is to one day figure out this mysteries before the end of the book. :)

Tony Hillerman is a terrific author and I liked this book especially because it has both Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee in it and I learned more about their relationship to each other.

Jan 21, 2011


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