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The dark wind

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Harper Paperbacks , New York
Police -- Southwest, New -- Fiction, Chee, Jim (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Southwest, New -- Fi
StatementTony Hillerman.
GenreFiction.
The Physical Object
Pagination304 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL18402313M
ISBN 100061000035
ISBN 139780061000034
OCLC/WorldCa20781175

The first three, The Blessing Way(#1), Dance Hall of the Dead(#2), and Listening Woman(#3), were Leaphorn stand alones and the forth, People of Darkness, first introduced Chee as a lead.

Released in this book, The Dark Wind(#5) is the second with Chee operating solo as is the next book, The Ghostway(#6)/5(). THE DARK WIND is my initiation into the mystery series revolving around Jim Chee and Joe Leaphorn.

The setting made this book for me. Sure, Jim Chee proved to be a likeable enough character with well-meaning intentions and motivations, and the bad guys eased off the page like green goo with simple, yet concrete Living in New Mexico and being a /5.

Directed by Errol Morris. With Lance Baker, Betty C. Barlow, Gary Basaraba, Billy Beck. A Navajo police officer is mixed up in drug smuggling and murder on the reservation/10(). It is sort of a compilation of Tony Hillerman books and not at all true to The Dark Wind book but still well worth watching.

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Comment Report abuse. Penwood. out of 5 stars Faithful to story, short on Acting ability/5(). Being a book and series revolving around the second generation, we not only get to discover these new characters, find out more about them and their role in the world Hot and sexy as well as romantic and action-packed, The New Ancients /5.

The Dark Wind by Tony Hillerman is a story of narcotic traffickers operating in the Hopi Reservation area of central Arizona.

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The story unfolds with a covert drug delivery by a light aircraft to a remote dry wash in the Black Mesa area.

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The novel centers around a terrorist plot to launch a biological warfare attack on the United States; Dirk Pitt Jr., his father, and his sister Summer must foil the plot and expose and stop the antagonists before a deadly toxin can be Author: Clive Cussler & Dirk Cussler.

So far, The Dark Wind is the only one of Tony Hillerman's novels to make it to the big screen, and while the movie is good, the book is even better. Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police is up against drug runners and running into too many dead bodies in this murder mystery set on the Navajo Reservation in by: 4.

The dark wind Great book,the way the Navajo thinks about everything as per white people enjoyed the reading by George Guidall. 2 people found this helpful Overall 5 out of 5 stars. Performance 5 out of 5 stars.

Story 5 out of 5 stars. Texas Seven; The Dark Wind is one of his most complex and perhaps a more seasoned dramatic director rather than a documentarian would have been a wiser choice. I really wished LDP, still enjoying young lion status from his roles in La Bamba and Young Guns, had optioned the rights to a couple more Hillerman stories.

The Dark Wind - The Dark Wind audiobook, by Tony Hillerman For Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police, the case begins when he finds a pair of boots in the rabbit brush beside a wilderness trail. The boots’ owner lies nearby, his palms and soles “scalped” in what appears to be a witch’s scavenging.

The federal investigators tell Chee to mind his own /5. This study guide consists of approx. 52 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Dark Wind. This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on The Dark Wind by Tony : Bookrags.

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News, author interviews, critics' picks and : Tony Hillerman. The Dark Wind Summary. The Dark Wind by Tony Hillerman is a story of narcotic traffickers operating in the Hopi Reservation area of central Arizona. The story unfolds with a covert drug delivery by a light aircraft to a remote dry wash in the Black Mesa area.

Cave of the Dark Wind: A Never Land Book (A Peter and the Starcatchers Never Land Book) by Ridley Pearson, Dave Barry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Audience Reviews for The Dark Wind.

Navajo policeman Jim Chee solves a mystery on Indian land in Arizona. It is a fairly standard "New kid Genre: Mystery.

The Dark Wind: Three Classic Hillerman Mysteries Featuring Officer Jim Chee: The Dark Wind, People Of Darkness And The Ghostway (A Leaphorn and Chee Novel #5) View larger image By: Tony HillermanAuthor: Tony Hillerman.

Cave of the Dark Wind comes in at pages and is a nice early chapter book with large spacing and type (and some nice black and white pen and ink illustrations) with an entertaining and easy to follow storyline that younger fans of Peter Pan and get into easily on their own (best for ages ) and it would certainly make a great read aloud /5(4).

The fifth novel featuring Leaphorn and Chee by New York Times bestselling author Tony Hillerman, now reissued in the Premium Plus corpse had been “scalped,” its palms and soles removed after death. Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police knows immediately he will have his hands full with this case, a certainty that is supported by the disturbing /5(11).

The Money Men | The Dark Wind | Double Jeopardy by Detective Book Club. The Jim Chee Mysteries: People of Darkness/The Dark Wind/The Ghostway by Tony Hillerman. The Dark Wind [and] Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman/5(25).

THE DARK WIND is my initiation into the mystery series revolving around Jim Chee and Joe Leaphorn. The setting made this book for me. Sure, Jim Chee proved to be a likeable enough character with well-meaning intentions and motivations, and the bad guys eased off the page like green goo with simple, yet concrete nefarious objectives, covering /5().

Get this from a library. The dark wind. [Tony Hillerman] -- Navajo tribal policeman Jim Chee, barred from following up on a multi-million dollar drug case, investigates a murder and a vandalism incident and finds that perhaps all three cases are part of the.

Strongly atmospheric but far less suspenseful than People of Darkness, this second case for Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police (who's also an apprentice Navajo chanter/shaman) moves into the neighboring Hopi culture on the joint Southwest reservation&#;as Chee ponders possible connections among a quartet of simultaneous cases.

There's a body found on Hopi Author: Tony Hillerman. The Dark Wind on the other hand is part of a series I’ve read a book of before, and it is an ok read so far. “They walked along the narrow strip of shade cast by the almost vertical wall of the wash. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Dark Wind by Hillerman Tony Hardback Book The Fast at the best online prices at eBay.

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Select a. A dark and very ill wind is blowing through the Southwestern desert, a gale driven by Navajo sorcery and white man’s greed. And it will sweep away everything unless Chee can somehow change the weather. For Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police, the case begins when he finds a pair of boots in the rabbit brush beside a wilderness trail.

The boots' owner lies nearby, his palms and soles 'scalped' in what appears to be a witch's scavenging. The federal investigators tell Chee to mind his own business. But a series of disturbing events draws Chee into a Author: Tony Hillerman.

If you just want to read "The Dark Tower" saga without inserting the other relevant novels, then reading in chronological order still makes good sense (more on the "th" installment, 's "The Wind Through the Keyhole" later).

As for the comic book adaptations and prequels: while overseen and approved by King, those don't make the list.Cave of the dark wind: a Never Land book. First edition. New York: Disney Editions/Hyperion Books for Children. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Barry, Dave, Greg Call and Ridley Pearson.

Cave of the Dark Wind: A Never Land Book. New York: Disney Editions/Hyperion Books for Children.Get this from a library! The dark wind. [Tony Hillerman] -- "The vast Indian-owned lands of the Southwest held mysteries the white man's logic could not solve.

A dead man's boots left on a dusty trail. A bloody corpse with the palms and soles sliced off. A.