Navajo Tribal cops Jim Chee and Bernadette Manuelito, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, investigate two perplexing cases involving a missing woman and a drug bust gone bad.
First Harper paperback edition.
322 pages ; 21 cm.
Series:A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito novel
Hillerman, Tony Leaphorn and Chee novel
Subjects:Chee, Jim (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Drug traffic -- Fiction.
Leaphorn, Joe, Lt. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.
Missing persons -- Fiction.
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park (Ariz. and Utah) -- Fiction.
Navajo Indians -- Fiction.
Policewomen -- New Mexico -- Fiction.
Shiprock (N.M.) -- Fiction.
Genre:Detective and mystery fiction.