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Cold skies : a DreadfulWater mystery / Thomas King.

King, Thomas, 1943- (author.).

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  • 30 of 41 copies available at Sitka.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Salmo Public Library.

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4 current holds with 0 total copies.

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Salmo Public Library FIC KIN (Text) 35163000154273 Adult Fiction (hardback or trade paperback) Volume hold Available -
Beaver Valley Public Library F KIN (Text) 35144000187471 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Boissevain-Morton Library F/King (Text) 36376000434268 Rotation (Melita Items) Volume hold Available -
Bowen Island Public Library MYS KIN (Text) 30947000532891 Mysteries Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library MYS KIN (Text) 35146002094449 Mystery Volume hold Checked out 01/29/2019
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Fort St John Public Library AF KIN (Text) 35211000371080 ADULT Fiction Volume hold Checked out 02/19/2019
Galiano Island Community Library MYS KIN (Text) 33127000149403 Mystery Volume hold Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781443455145 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 454 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollinsPublishersLtd, 2018.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Thumps DreadfulWater has finally found some peace and quiet. His past as a California cop now far behind him, he's living out his retirement as a fine-arts photographer in the small town of Chinook. His health isn't great, and he could use a new stove, but as long as he's got his cat and a halfway decent plate of eggs, life is good. All that changes when a body turns up on the eve of a major water conference and the understaffed sheriff's department turns to Thumps for help. Thumps wants none of it, but even he is intrigued when he learns the deceased was developing a new technology that could revolutionize water and oil drilling... and that could also lose some very powerful people a lot of money. As strangers begin to pour into Chinook for the conference, Thumps finds himself sinking deeper and deeper into a conflict between secretive players who will kill to get what they want.
Subject: Cherokee Indians > Fiction.
Indigenous peoples > Fiction.
Ex-police officers > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Photographers > United States > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Topic Heading: Aboriginal.

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