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Berkley Books, 2010 - Fiction - 477 pages
25 Reviews
The New York Times bestseller starring Anna Pigeon from the author of Winter Study.

"Action-packed...a narrative that plunges readers into mystery [and] mayhem."--The Denver Post

Hoping a raft trip in Big Bend National Park will lift her spirits, Anna Pigeon and her husband Paul go to southwest Texas, where the Rio Grande is running high. The beauty of the Chihuahuan Desert and the power of the river work their magic--until the raft is lost in the rapids and a young college student makes a grisly discovery. Caught in a strainer between two boulders--and more dead than alive--is a pregnant woman. Anna will soon discover that nature isn't the only one who wants to see the woman and her baby dead...

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User Review  - gypsysmom - LibraryThing

Nevada Barr sets her books in various National Parks in the United States and her sleuth, Anna Pigeon, is a kickass mature woman ranger. Ever since I read a copy of Blood Lure, which was set in the ... Read full review

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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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About the author (2010)

Award-winning Nevada Barr is the author of the New York Times bestselling Anna Pigeon mysteries.

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