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Sacred clowns: Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee Series, Book 5

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Officer Jim Chee is making little headway in finding a Pueblo teenager who's gone missing from his boarding school, and feels resentment at being asked to play truant officer by his new boss, Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn. Hillerman is the author of Coyote Waits, Talking God and Skinwalkers.
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9780606161756
9780061092602
9780061801938
006016767
9780062284822
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.9, 11 Points
Lexile measure:
710L
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From New York Times bestselling author Tony Hillerman comes another unforgettable mystery in which Leaphorn & Chee must race against the clock to solve two brutal murders.

"[Hillerman's] clowns are . . . every bit as raucous, profane, and funny as Shakespeare's."—New York Times Book Review

During a kachina ceremony at the Tano Pueblo, the antics of a dancing koshare fill the air with tension. Moments later, the clown is found bludgeoned to death, in the same manner a reservation schoolteacher was killed only days before.

Officer Jim Chee and Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn believe that answers lie in the sacred clown's final cryptic message to the Tano people. But to decipher it, the two Navajo policemen may have to delve into closely guarded tribal secrets—on a sinister trail of blood that links a runaway, a holy artifact, corrupt Indian traders, and a pair of dead bodies.

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series Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee mysteries
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subject_facet Chee, Jim (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Detective and mystery stories, American
Navajo Indians -- Fiction
Police -- Southwestern States -- Fiction
Southwest, New -- Fiction
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Sacred Clowns Leaphorn & Chee Series, Book 11
Sacred clowns / Tony Hillerman
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Detective and mystery stories, American
Fiction
Mystery
Navajo Indians
Police