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The Listening Ones (original 1997; edition 1999)

by Naomi M. Stokes

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Title:The Listening Ones
Authors:Naomi M. Stokes
Info:Tom Doherty Assoc Llc (1999), Edition: First Edition, Paperback, 512 pages
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The Listening One by Naomi M. Stokes (1997)

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This book is dense in information. The actual story is pretty straightforward, but is surrounded by so much cultural anthropology and mysticism that it takes a while to wade through. I think it's part of a series, based in the Northwest with several Native Americans in law enforcement as central characters. For this book, it's Jordan Tidewater, who is both tribal sheriff and a shaman -- and a beautiful single mother. There was so much material, but it all kind of finished up in a hurry. ( )
  bookczuk | Feb 28, 2013 |
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To Joe
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Antonio Salinas was eight years old and very frightened.
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0812542959, Paperback)

Jordan Tidewater, a tribal sheriff for the Quinault Nation on the Olympic Peninsula is confronted with a bizarre and brutal murder. The peculiar mutilations of the young boy's body makes Jordan suspect an Indian is responsible. Now she must delve into the buried past of her people, no matter how painful the journey, to uncover the killer.

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At the center of this story is Jordan Tidewater, a tribal sheriff for the Quinault Nation on the Olympic Peninsula, who is suddenly confronted with a bizarre and brutal murder. When Jordan discovers the body of a young boy the age of her own son, the peculiar mutilations make her suspect an Indian must be responsible. Now she knows she must delve into the buried past of her people, no matter how painful the journey.… (more)

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