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House standoff  Cover Image Book Book

House standoff / Mike Lawson.

Summary

Summary:

"When someone close to him is shot dead in a roadside motel in a small town in Wyoming, DeMarco shirks his responsibilities as the Speaker of the House's fixer to make sure the authorities are doing everything that can be done to catch the killer. He soon realizes that the rural area is dominated by Hiram Bunt, a wealthy rancher who is willing to take on the federal government at gunpoint and seems to have a number of politicians under his thumb. But Bunt is not the only one in the way. DeMarco also learns that his friend-a woman he was once in love with-had unearthed a number of explosive secrets during her time in Wyoming, and that the deputy in charge of the investigation may be ignoring several leads to preserve a secret of his own. Surrounded by people willing to kill to maintain the status quo, DeMarco launches his own investigation into a growing list of intertwining suspects. And being DeMarco, he concludes that breaking the law to uncover the truth is the best way to ensure that justice is done."--Provided by publisher.

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780802158567
  • ISBN: 0802158560
  • Physical Description: 292 pages ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Atlantic Monthly Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic, 2021.
Subject: DeMarco, Joe (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Government investigators > Fiction.
Women authors > Fiction.
Ranchers > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Wyoming > Fiction.
Government investigators.
Murder > Investigation.
Ranchers.
Women authors.
Wyoming.
Genre: Action and adventure fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Mystery fiction.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Action and adventure fiction.

Currently available copies

  • 9 / 13 copies available at PINES

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Athens Regional Library System:
      Athens-Clarke County Library
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Bartram Trail Regional Library:
      Thomson-McDuffie County Library
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      Fayette County Public Library
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      Hinesville Library
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