A Serpent's Tooth

A Serpent’s Tooth

A Longmire Mystery

Format
Paperback
Price
$15.00
 
Additional Formats
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780143125464
  • 368 Pages
  • Penguin Books
  • Adult

Overview

The ninth book of the New York Times bestselling series and basis for LONGMIRE, the hit drama series now on Netflix

It’s homecoming for the Durant Dogies when Cord Lynear, a Mormon “lost boy” forced off his compound for rebellious behavior, shows up in Absaroka County. Without much guidance, divine or otherwise, Sheriff Walt Longmire, Victoria Moretti, and Henry Standing Bear search for the boy’s mother and find themselves on a high-plains scavenger hunt that ends at the barbed-wire doorstep of an interstate polygamy group. Run by four-hundred-pound Roy Lynear, Cord’s father, the group is frighteningly well armed and very good at keeping secrets.

Walt’s got Cord locked up for his own good, but the Absaroka County jailhouse is getting crowded since the arrival of the boy’s self-appointed bodyguard, a dangerously spry old man who claims to be blessed by Joseph Smith himself. As Walt, Vic, and Henry butt heads with the Lynears, they hear whispers of Big Oil and the CIA and fear they might be dealing with a lot more than they bargained for.
A Serpent's Tooth

A Serpent’s Tooth

Craig Johnson

Praise

“Suspense propels the brisk plot, complemented by a sly sense of humor and a breathtaking look at Wyoming.”—Publishers Weekly (Starred)

“Authentic….The story moves at a brisk pace, with room for some good-natured humor and plenty of gorgeous Wyoming scenery.”—CNN.com

Series

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