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8 edition of The Woman Who Married A Bear (Soho Crime) found in the catalog.

The Woman Who Married A Bear (Soho Crime)

by John Straley

  • 168 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Soho .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction / Mystery & Detective / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages225
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8693309M
    ISBN 10156947401X
    ISBN 109781569474013
    OCLC/WorldCa69853605

      The book includes a series of poems, each titled “Considering Wakatanka,” that weave together the themes throughout the book. The Woman Who Married a Bear showcases the wholly individual voice of a talented : University of New Mexico Press. Get this from a library! The woman who married a bear. [John Straley] -- "In Sitka, Alaska, a subarctic port surrounded by snow-dusted mountains, an aged Tlingit Indian woman engages local investigator Cecil Younger to look into her son's murder. The crime has long since.

    The First Cecil Younger investigation set in Sitka, Alaska Cecil Younger, local Alaskan investigator, is neither good at his job nor great at staying sober. When an old Tlingit woman, unimpressed by the police's investigation, hires him to discover why her son, a big game guide, was murdered, he takes the case without much conviction that he'll discover anything new/5(2). The Woman Who Married a Bear by John Straley starting at $ The Woman Who Married a Bear has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

    Get this from a library! The woman who married a bear. [John Straley] -- "Cecil Younger, local Alaskan investigator, is neither good at his job nor at staying sober. When an old Tlingit woman hires him to discover why her son, a big game guide, was murdered, he takes the. In this ancient Tlingit story, a woman who has insulted the bears while out berry picking meets a bear in human form. They fall lin love and get married. Soon, the woman's brothers come looking for her and the woman learns her husband is not what he appears to be. Description: 40 unnumbered pages: color illustrations ; 24 cm: Responsibility.


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"The Woman Who Married a Bear weaves Alaska's two wildest sides together—the dark secret world of city nights, with its streets and bars, and the sprawling world of the bush country and mountain forests where bears and ravens preside. [Straley] lets you breathe the chill wetness of the country and he gives you the people of these outpost communities exactly as they are."Brand: Soho Press, Incorporated.

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