Winter Study

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Berkley Books, 2009 - Fiction - 469 pages
33 Reviews
It's January and Park Range Anna Pigeon is sent to Isle Royale in Lake Superior to learn wolf management. She's lodging in the island's bunkhouse with the famed wolf study team, and two scientists from Homeland Security, who are considering opening the park in the winters, so that the area can be manned to secure border with Canada -- bringing an end to the 50-year study. Soon following Anna's arrival, the wolf packs under observation begin to behave oddly. The discovery of wolf scat containing alien DNA leads the group to believe that perhaps a wolf-dog hybrid has been introduced to the island. But when a female member of the team is savaged, Anna realizes that something is seriously wrong. Now, what was once an idyllic refuge becomes a place of imminent danger. Without electricity or running water, and with temperatures hovering around zero, Anna must fight for her life;

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User Review  - EmpressReece - LibraryThing

It's been a long time since I read this book but I have read the entire series, up until the most current book and I really like it. I love how the series is set outdoors in the different parks. If you like C.J. Box, then you'll like Barr too. Read full review

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User Review  - MaureenCean - LibraryThing

This is one of the series I fall back on when I can't find anything from my to-read list on cd at the public library. The other is Carl Hiaasen. I was disappointed with this because I thought it would ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Formerly an actress and a park ranger, Nevada Barr is now an award-winning and New York Times-bestselling novelist and creator of the Anna Pigeon mysteries, and numerous other books and short stories. She lives in New Orleans with her husband and various pets.

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