The boy in the snow: Edie Kiglatuk Mystery Series, Book 2

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(1)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
2012.
Language:
English
Description
Edie Kiglatuk's discovery along Alaska's Iditarod trail leads to a massive, far-reaching conspiracy M. J. McGrath's debut novel,  White Heat , earned both fans and favorable comparisons to bestselling Scandinavian thrillers such as  Smilla's Sense of Snow  and the Kurt Wallander series. In M. J. McGrath's compelling follow-up to  White Heat,  Edie Kiglatuk, the half-Inuit and half-outsider heroine, prepares to help her ex-husband, Sammy, in his bid to win Alaska's world-famous Iditarod. But the race turns grim when she stumbles upon body of an infant--its tiny corpse covered in mysterious ceremonial markings--on land belonging to the Old Believers, an exiled Russian Orthodox sect. Meanwhile, it's election time and the lead candidate for governor of Alaska, Anchorage mayor Chuck Hillingberg, desperately wants to keep Edie's discovery out of the press. As Sammy mushes his team across frozen wilderness, Edie begins an investigation that leads into a murky world of corrupt politics, religious intolerance, greed, and sex trafficking. But just as she begins to get some answers, Edie finds herself threatened by a painful secret from her past.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780670023691
9781483060583
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 934f5902-6bb5-67f1-360c-980e84465106
Grouping Title boy in the snow
Grouping Author mcgrath m j
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2020-01-21 22:44:25PM
Last Indexed 2020-01-21 23:40:03PM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author McGrath, M. J., 1964-
author_display McGrath, M. J
available_at_catalog Green Hills
Green Hills Kids
Southeast
collection_catalog Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Green Hills - Adult Fiction
Southeast - Adult Fiction
display_description "In The Boy in the Snow, half-Inuit Edie Kiglatuk finds herself in Alaska with Sergeant Derek Palliser, helping her ex-husband Sammy in his bid to win the famous Iditarod dog sled race. The race takes a grim turn when Edie stumbles upon the body of a boy left out in the forest. The state troopers are keen to pin the death on the Dark Believers--a sinister offshoot of a Russian Orthodox sect--but Edie's instincts tell her otherwise. Her investigations take her into a world of corrupt politics, religious intolerance, greed, and sex trafficking. But just as she begins to get some answers, Edie finds herself confronted by a painful secret from her past"-- Provided by publisher.
format_catalog Book
eAudiobook
format_category_catalog Audio Books
Books
eBook
id 934f5902-6bb5-67f1-360c-980e84465106
isbn 9780670023691
9781483060583
item_details
Bib IdItem IdShelf LocCall NumFormatFormat CategoryNum CopiesIs Order ItemIs eContenteContent SourceeContent FileeContent URLsubformatDetailed StatusLast CheckinLocationSub-location
overdrive:36781c5a-c880-403b-8b07-c3e2cc9d0d59 -1 Online OverDrive Collection Online OverDrive eAudiobook Audio Books 1 false true OverDrive OverDrive MP3 Audiobook, OverDrive Listen Available Online
ils:CARL0000398400 35192043219363 Green Hills - Adult Fiction Fiction McGrath 1 false false On Shelf GH
ils:CARL0000398400 35192045427675 Southeast - Adult Fiction Fiction McGrath 1 false false On Shelf SE
itype_catalog
Book
last_indexed 2020-01-22T05:40:03.918Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog Fiction McGrath
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Green Hills
Green Hills Kids
Southeast
primary_isbn 9780670023691
publishDate 2012
record_details
Bib IdFormatFormat CategoryEditionLanguagePublisherPublication DatePhysical Description
overdrive:36781c5a-c880-403b-8b07-c3e2cc9d0d59 eAudiobook Audio Books English Blackstone Publishing 2012
ils:CARL0000398400 Book Books English Viking, 2012. 371 p. ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:36781c5a-c880-403b-8b07-c3e2cc9d0d59 -1 Available Online Available Online false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000398400 35192043219363 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000398400 35192045427675 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
series Edie Kiglatuk mysteries
series_with_volume Edie Kiglatuk mysteries|2
subject_facet Boys -- Crimes against -- Fiction
Christian sects -- Fiction
Detective and mystery stories, English
Iditarod (Race) -- Fiction
Inuit women -- Alaska -- Fiction
title_display The boy in the snow
title_full The Boy in the Snow Edie Kiglatuk Mystery Series, Book 2
The boy in the snow / M. J. McGrath
title_short The boy in the snow
title_sub Edie Kiglatuk Mystery Series, Book 2
topic_facet Boys
Christian sects
Crimes against
Detective and mystery stories, English
Fiction
Inuit women
Mystery