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The precipice, Paul Doiron

Label
The precipice
Title
The precipice
Statement of responsibility
Paul Doiron
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Maine game warden Mike Bowditch joins a desperate search for two missing hikers as Maine wildlife officials deal with a frightening rash of coyote attacks"--
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Summary
"When two young female hikers disappear in the Hundred Mile Wilderness--the most remote stretch along the entire two-thousand mile Appalachian Trail--Maine game warden Mike Bowditch joins the search to find them. The police interview everyone they can find who came in contact with the college students and learn that the women were lovers who had been keeping their relationship secret from their Evangelical parents in Georgia. When two corpses are discovered--the bones picked clean by coyotes--rumors spread that the women were stalked and killed by the increasingly aggressive canines. Faced with a statewide panic, Maine's governor places an emergency bounty on every dead coyote, and wildlife officials are tasked with collecting the carcasses. Despite somemisgivings, Bowditch does his grisly job. But he finds his complacency challenged by his new girlfriend, the brilliant but volatile biologist Stacey Stevens, who insists coyotes merely scavenged the bodies after the women were murdered. When Stacey herself disappears on the outskirts of the Hundred Mile Wilderness, Bowditch realizes that locating her means he must also discover the truth behind what happened to the two hikers. Were the young women really killed by coyotes or, as Stacey insisted, were they murdered by the most dangerous animal in the North Woods?"--
Tone
Writing style
Character
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LibraryReads Favorites, 2015
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Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424203
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DLC
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Doiron, Paul
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3604.O37
LC item number
P74 2015b
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
A Mike Bowditch mystery
Series volume
0006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bowditch, Mike
  • Game wardens
  • Young women
  • Missing persons
  • Wilderness areas
  • Large type books
  • Game wardens
  • Large type books
  • Missing persons
  • Wilderness areas
  • Young women
  • Maine
Target audience
adult
Label
The precipice, Paul Doiron
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Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Minotaur Books, 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5765252
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
430 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628997842
Lccn
2015033503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919316365
  • (OCoLC)919316365
Label
The precipice, Paul Doiron
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Minotaur Books, 2015
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5765252
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Center Point Large Print edition.
Extent
430 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781628997842
Lccn
2015033503
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919316365
  • (OCoLC)919316365

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