Risky undertaking
(Book)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
Scottsdale, AZ : Poisoned Pen Press, 2014.
Format
Book
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
251 pages ; 23 cm.
Status
1 copy. Additional copies on order.
La Farge
Mystery De Castrique, M
Description
Loading Description...
Also in this Series
Copies
Location
Call Number
Status
La Farge
Mystery De Castrique, M
*CHECK SHELF*
Santa Fe Public Library On Order
ON ORDER
On Order
More Like This
More Details
Language
English
ISBN
9781464203060, 1464203067, 9781464203084, 1464203083

Notes

Description
"When Cherokee burial remains are unearthed on the site of a local cemetery's expansion, Barry Clayton, part-time deputy and full-time undertaker, finds his dual occupations collide. Then, during the interment of the wife of one of Gainesboro's most prominent citizens, Cherokee activist Jimmy Panther leads a protest. Words and fists fly. When Panther turns up executed on the grave of the deceased woman, Barry is forced to confront her family as the chief suspects. But the case lurches in a new direction with the arrival of Sheriff Tommy Lee Wadkins' army pal, Boston detective Kevin Malone. Malone is on the trail of a Boston hit man who arrived at the Cherokee reservation only days before the murder. Malone is convinced his quarry is the man who pulled the trigger. But who paid him? And why?The investigation draws Barry onto the reservation where Jimmy Panther's efforts to preserve Cherokee traditions threatened the development of a new casino, a casino bringing millions of dollars of construction and substantial yearly payouts to every member of the tribe. With the unlikely team of his childhood nemesis Archie Donovan and his elderly Uncle Wayne, Barry goes undercover in an effort to draw out the truth. But the stakes are higher than he realized. And the life of a Cherokee boy becomes the wager. Barry must play his cards very carefully in his most risky undertaking yet" --,from publisher's web site.
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

De Castrique, M. (2014). Risky undertaking. First edition. Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

De Castrique, Mark. 2014. Risky Undertaking. Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

De Castrique, Mark, Risky Undertaking. Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

De Castrique, Mark. Risky Undertaking. First edition. Scottsdale, AZ: Poisoned Pen Press, 2014. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Staff View
Loading Staff View.