Next to Last Stand
Score: 4.5
From 240 Ratings

Next to Last Stand


  • Author: Craig Johnson
  • Release Date : 2020-09-22
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 1484199 Bytes


The new novel in the beloved New York Times bestselling Longmire series.One of the most viewed paintings in American history, Custer's Last Fight, copied and distributed by Anheuser-Busch at a rate of over two million copies a year, was destroyed in a fire at the 7th Cavalry Headquarters in Fort Bliss, Texas, in 1946. Or was it? When Charley Lee Stillwater dies of an apparent heart attack at the Wyoming Home for Soldiers & Sailors, Walt Longmire is called in to try and make sense of a piece of a painting and a Florsheim shoebox containing a million dollars, sending the good sheriff on the trail of a dangerous art heist....

Tropic Of Ruislip

Tropic Of Ruislip


  • Author: Leslie Thomas
  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Genre: Family
  • File Size: 904795 Bytes


TROPIC OF RUISLIP is a sage for life on a modern executive housing estate, seething with the fears, snobbereis, frustrations and lusts of well-heeled young couples trundling uneasily towards middle age....

Next to Last Stand

Next to Last Stand


  • Author : Craig Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-09-22
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525522546


Next to Last Stand Book Description :

The new novel in the beloved New York Times bestselling Longmire series. One of the most viewed paintings in American history, Custer's Last Fight, copied and distributed by Anheuser-Busch at a rate of over two million copies a year, was destroyed in a fire at the 7th Cavalry Headquarters in Fort Bliss, Texas, in 1946. Or was it? When Charley Lee Stillwater dies of an apparent heart attack at the Wyoming Home for Soldiers & Sailors, Walt Longmire is called in to try and make sense of a piece of a painting and a Florsheim shoebox containing a million dollars, sending the good sheriff on the trail of a dangerous art heist....

Land of Wolves
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Land of Wolves


  • Author : Craig Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-09-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525522515


Land of Wolves Book Description :

The new novel in Craig Johnson's beloved New York Times bestselling Longmire series. "It's the scenery—and the big guy standing in front of the scenery—that keeps us coming back to Craig Johnson's lean and leathery mysteries." —The New York Times Book Review Recovering from his harrowing experiences in Mexico, Sheriff Walt Longmire returns to Absaroka County, Wyoming, to lick his wounds and try once again to maintain justice in a place with grudges that go back generations. When a shepherd is found dead, Longmire suspects it could be suicide. But the shepherd's connection to the Extepares, a powerful family of Basque ranchers with a history of violence, leads the sheriff into an intricate investigation of a possible murder. As Walt searches for...

Major Pettigrew s Last Stand
Score: 4.5
From 9 Ratings

Major Pettigrew s Last Stand


  • Author : Helen Simonson
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2010-03-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781408809327


Major Pettigrew s Last Stand Book Description :

Major Ernest Pettigrew is perfectly content to lead a quiet life in the sleepy village of Edgecombe St Mary, away from the meddling of the locals and his overbearing son. But when his brother dies, the Major finds himself seeking companionship with the village shopkeeper, Mrs Ali. Drawn together by a love of books and the loss of their partners, they are soon forced to contend with irate relatives and gossiping villagers. The perfect gentleman, but the most unlikely hero, the Major must ask himself what matters most: family obligation, tradition or love? Funny, comforting and heart-warming, Major Pettigrew's Last Stand proves that sometimes, against all odds, life does give you a second chance....

Spirit of Steamboat
Score: 4.5
From 17 Ratings

Spirit of Steamboat


  • Author : Craig Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2013-10-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101635513


Spirit of Steamboat Book Description :

A Christmas novella for fans of the hit drama series LONGMIRE now on Netflix and the New York Times–bestselling series. Craig Johnson's new novel, The Western Star, will be available from Viking in Fall 2017. Sheriff Walt Longmire is in his office reading A Christmas Carol when he is interrupted by a ghost of Christmas past: a young woman with a hairline scar and more than a few questions about his predecessor, Lucian Connally. With his daughter Cady and undersherrif Moretti otherwise engaged, Walt’s on his own this Christmas Eve, so he agrees to help her. At the Durant Home for Assisted Living, Lucian is several tumblers into his Pappy Van Winkle’s and swears he’s never clapped eyes on the woman before. Disappointed, she whispers “Steamboa...

As the Crow Flies
Score: 4
From 347 Ratings

As the Crow Flies


  • Author : Craig Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2012-05-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101583555


As the Crow Flies Book Description :

The eighth novel from the New York Times bestselling author of the Longmire mysteries, the basis for the Netflix original series LONGMIRE Craig Johnson's The Highwayman and An Obvious Fact are now available from Viking. Embarking on his eighth adventure, Wyoming Sheriff Walt Longmire doesn't have time for cowboys and criminals. His daughter, Cady, is getting married in two weeks, and the wedding locale arrangements have just gone up in smoke signals. Fearing Cady's wrath, Walt and his old friend Henry Standing Bear set out for the Cheyenne Reservation to find a new site for the nuptials. But their expedition ends in horror as they witness a young Crow woman plummeting from Painted Warrior's majestic cliffs. Is it a suicide, or something more sinister...

The Last Stand
Score: 4
From 35 Ratings

The Last Stand


  • Author : Nathaniel Philbrick
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2010-05-04
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1101190116


The Last Stand Book Description :

"An engrossing and tautly written account of a critical chapter in American history." --Los Angeles Times Nathaniel Philbrick, author of In the Hurricane's Eye, Pulitzer Prize finalist Mayflower, and Valiant Ambition, is a historian with a unique ability to bring history to life. The Last Stand is Philbrick's monumental reappraisal of the epochal clash at the Little Bighorn in 1876 that gave birth to the legend of Custer's Last Stand. Bringing a wealth of new information to his subject, as well as his characteristic literary flair, Philbrick details the collision between two American icons- George Armstrong Custer and Sitting Bull-that both parties wished to avoid, and brilliantly explains how the battle that ensued has been shaped and reshaped by na...

Harry s Last Stand
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Harry s Last Stand


  • Author : Harry Leslie Smith
  • Publisher : Icon Books Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781848317277


Harry s Last Stand Book Description :

‘As one of the last remaining survivors of the Great Depression and the Second World War, I will not go gently into that good night. I want to tell you what the world looks like through my eyes, so that you can help change it...’ In November 2013, 91-year-old Yorkshireman, RAF veteran and ex-carpet salesman Harry Leslie Smith’s Guardian article – ‘This year, I will wear a poppy for the last time’ – was shared over 80,000 times on Facebook and started a huge debate about the state of society. Now he brings his unique perspective to bear on NHS cutbacks, benefits policy, political corruption, food poverty, the cost of education – and much more. From the deprivation of 1930s Barnsley and the terror of war to the creation of our welfare s...

Long Range
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Long Range


  • Author : C. J. Box
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-03-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525538240


Long Range Book Description :

"Impressive precision and heart-gripping suspense....Good characters, an extra good story, and great scenes of life and death in the wilderness"--New York Times Book Review Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett must investigate an attempted murder--a crime committed from a confoundingly long distance--in the riveting new novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box. When Joe Pickett is asked to join the rescue efforts for the victim of a startling grizzly attack, he reluctantly leaves his district behind. One survivor of the grizzly's rampage tells a bizarre story, but just as Joe begins to suspect the attack is not what it seems, he is brought home by an emergency on his own turf. Someone has targeted a prominent local judge, shooting at him ...

The Last Stand
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Last Stand


  • Author : Mickey Spillane
  • Publisher : Titan Books (US, CA)
  • Release Date : 2018-03-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781785656873


The Last Stand Book Description :

ON MICKEY SPILLANE'S 100TH BIRTHDAY - A BRAND-NEW NOVEL FROM THE MASTER When legendary mystery writer Mickey Spillane died in 2006, he left behind the manuscript of one last novel he'd just completed: THE LAST STAND. He asked his friend and colleague (and fellow Mystery Writers of America Grand Master) Max Allan Collins to take responsibility for finding the right time and place to publish this final book. Now, on the hundredth anniversary of Spillane's birth, his millions of fans will at last get to read THE LAST STAND, together with a second never-before-published work, this one from early in Spillane's career: the feverish crime novella A BULLET FOR SATISFACTION. A tarnished former cop goes on a crusade to find a politician's killer and avoid the ...

Depth of Winter

Depth of Winter


  • Author : Craig Johnson
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-09-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525522485


Depth of Winter Book Description :

“It’s the scenery—and the big guy standing in front of the scenery—that keeps us coming back to Craig Johnson’s lean and leathery mysteries.” —The New York Times Book Review In the new Longmire novel, Walt must journey into the northern Mexican desert alone to save his daughter Cady—from the New York Times bestselling author of Land of Wolves Welcome to Walt Longmire's worst nightmare. Winter is creeping closer, but for Sheriff Longmire this one is looking to be harsh in a way to which he is wholly unaccustomed. He has found himself in the remotest parts of the northern Mexican desert, a lawless place where no horse or car can travel, where no one speaks his language or trusts an outsider, far from his friends and his home turf back i...