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The Cold Dish - Craig Johnson
The Cold Dish
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LONGMIRE, a new A&E drama series The first novel in the New York Times bestselling Walt Longmire mystery series In this outstanding first novel, New York Times bestselling author Craig Johnson introduces Sheriff Walt Longmire of Wyoming’s Absaroka County. Johnson draws on his background in... show more
LONGMIRE, a new A&E drama series The first novel in the New York Times bestselling Walt Longmire mystery series In this outstanding first novel, New York Times bestselling author Craig Johnson introduces Sheriff Walt Longmire of Wyoming’s Absaroka County. Johnson draws on his background in law enforcement and his deep attachment to the American West to produce a literary mystery of stunning authenticity, and full of memorable characters. Sheriff Walt Longmire knows he’s got trouble when Cody Pritchard is found dead. Two years earlier, Cody and three accomplices had been given suspended sentences for raping a Northern Cheyenne girl. Is someone seeking vengeance? Longmire faces the most volatile and challenging case in his twenty-four years as sheriff and means to see that revenge, a dish that is best served cold, is never served at all. Watch a QuickTime movie trailer for this book! View a QuickTime interview with Craig Johnson: part one | part two
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ISBN: 9780143123170 (0143123173)
ASIN: 143123173
Publisher: Penguin
Pages no: 354
Edition language: English
Series: Walt Longmire (#1)
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Dantastic Book Reviews
Dantastic Book Reviews rated it
3.5 The Cold Dish
Two years ago, four boys were put on trial for raping a Cheyenne girl. When one of them winds up dead, sheriff Walt Longmire finds himself in the middle of murder investigation. Plenty of people had cause for wanting Cody Prichard dead but who had the guts to do the deed? And are his three compadres...
susanvoss18
susanvoss18 rated it
4.0 The Cold Dish by Craig Johnson
Set in Absaroka County, Wyoming, Sheriff Walt Longmire is having to deal with a dead body. He rather be drinking. Before long, another body turns up. Four years before, 4 boys were given a suspended sentence for rape of a mentally handicapped Cheyenne girl. Since two of them have turned up dead in a...
Reading Through The World
Reading Through The World rated it
4.0 The Cold Dish
I might have found a new favorite mystery series! So glad I read this.Close your eyes and picture with me, if you will. Small town in Wyoming. Trucks. Pancake breakfasts. Rifles and shotguns. Mountains. Snow. Log cabins. Politics. And a lot of interesting characters. Welcome to Absaroka C...
book reviews forevermore
book reviews forevermore rated it
4.5 Delicious
I knew in the first four pages that I was going to enjoy this book. It begins with Sheriff Walt Longmire of Absaroka County, Wyoming, sitting in his office, watching the geese fly south. Ruby, dispatcher/receptionist, interrupts his musings to tell him he has a call from Bob Barnes, who wants to...
The Symmetrical Bookworm
The Symmetrical Bookworm rated it
4.0
I put this book on my "books that were made into movies" shelf, but it was actually made into the TV show Longmire, which I LOVE. It's currently in its third season and it's on A&E. So, five stars for the show.For The Cold Dish? It definitely wasn't a disappointment, but wasn't quite as good as the ...
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