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Open season: Joe Pickett Series, Book 1

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Few first mysteries have been welcomed as enthusiastically as Open Season, or with better cause. "When a high-powered bullet hits living flesh, it makes a distinctive -pow-WHOP-sound that is unmistakable even at tremendous distance." And so it begins for Joe Pickett, a Wyoming game warden who, with the shot of a rifle, is thrust into a race to save not only an endangered species, but also the life and family he loves. C. J. Box knows the wilderness and he knows how to create a wonderfully authentic, vividly alive sense of place. Most of all, he knows how to create a memorable new hero: a man who is full of failings, but strong and honorable. This is mystery writing at its best-and the beginning of a brilliant new career.
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9780399576614
9781440787089
9780399147487
042518546
9780425265284
9781456129989
9781101463802
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Full title open season
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Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
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display_description The first novel in the thrilling series featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box.
Joe Pickett is the new game warden in Twelve Sleep, Wyoming, a town where nearly everyone hunts and the game warden—especially one like Joe who won't take bribes or look the other way—is far from popular. When he finds a local hunting outfitter dead, splayed out on the woodpile behind his state-owned home, he takes it personally. There had to be a reason that the outfitter, with whom he's had run-ins before, chose his backyard, his woodpile to die in. Even after the "outfitter murders," as they have been dubbed by the local press after the discovery of the two more bodies, are solved, Joe continues to investigate, uneasy with the easy explanation offered by the local police.
As Joe digs deeper into the murders, he soon discovers that the outfitter brought more than death to his backdoor: he brought Joe an endangered species, thought to be extinct, which is now living in his woodpile. But if word of the existence of this endangered species gets out, it will destroy any chance of InterWest, a multi-national natural gas company, building an oil pipeline that would bring the company billions of dollars across Wyoming, through the mountains and forests of Twelve Sleep. The closer Joe comes to the truth behind the outfitter murders, the endangered species and InterWest, the closer he comes to losing everything he holds dear.
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series Joe Pickett novels
series_with_volume Joe Pickett novels|1
subject_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, Detective and mystery stories, American, Downloadable audio books, Endangered species -- Fiction, Fathers and daughters -- Fiction, Game wardens -- Fiction, Pickett, Joe (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Wyoming -- Fiction
title_display Open season
title_full Open Season Joe Pickett Series, Book 1, Open season / C.J. Box, Open season [electronic resource] / C. J. Box, Open season [sound recording] / C.J. Box
title_short Open season
title_sub Joe Pickett Series, Book 1
topic_facet Audiobooks, Detective and mystery stories, American, Endangered species, Fathers and daughters, Fiction, Game wardens, Mystery, Pickett, Joe (Fictitious character), Thriller