Death Without Company

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Thorndike Press, 2006 - Fiction - 465 pages
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Longmire, the aging, kindly, but tenacious sheriff of Wyoming's Absaroka County, once again finds himself involved in a murder case with tentacles reaching deep into the fabric of daily life in his insular mountain community. It all begins with the death of a Basque woman in an assisted-living home, but the circumstances of that death prompt Longmire and his bantering, foulmouthed deputy, Victoria Moretti, to begin nosing around in the victim's past.

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User Review  - reading_fox - LibraryThing

Entertaining continuation of the series. Not exactly believable, but then that's hardly the point. An old lady dying in a nursing home is hardly a remarkable event, and wouldn't normally have come to ... Read full review

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User Review  - bicyclewriter - LibraryThing

I liked this second book in the series almost as much as the first. Really excellent characters. What I like most is the descriptive and poetic nature of how Mr. Johnson uses words. Very nice. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Tony Mitton is a popular children’s poet, whose The Red and White Spotted Handkerchief (Scholastic) was the winner of the 2000 Smarties Prize. He has written a number of picture books including the bestselling Amazing Machines series (Kingfisher). His other titles include collections of poetry for older children. He lives in Cambridge.

Lynne Chapman has been an illustrator for over 20 years. Trained as a textile designer, she has illustrated everything from greeting cards to giftware and lectured at Sheffield College. These days she specializes in illustrating children’s books, using pastels to achieve her work’s distinctive look. Lynne lives in Sheffield.

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