REVIEW Â PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ö Nevada BarrAre not relatives a sleazy park employee who had to leave his previous post uickly has been seen sneaking around and
A Hippie Couple Who Arehippie couple who are blackmailed may have had enoughBarr writes a decent suspense novel The action moves ast and I was caught up in the mystery There are enough clues to let the reader guess the perpetrator but I was certain only a ew pages before Anna herself had igured it out I like that Anna is intelligent strong and resourceful In like that Anna intelligent strong and resourceful In general takes matters into her own hands and acts with due caution However the book had several serious editing laws We re told Anna is a vegetarian several times then she s eating a tuna Song of the Forest fish sandwich The name of one of the twins is suddenly changed to that of Anna s sisteror 4 or 5 mentions on a single page before being correctly referenced or the balance of the book A key piece of evidence is stolen by one of the suspects and later the authorities are examining it What really made me lower the rating however is an issue with a senior administrator making a joke about having a child escorted by a known pedophile That is just NOT unny and such a comment would I hope get said manager A Constellation of Vital Phenomena fired But no one even raises an eyebrow in the novel Anna actually smiles I know this wasirst published in 1994 but really WHAT was Barr and her editor and agent and publisher thinking Why have I never picked this series up before I ve been vaguely aware of it or ages but it never appealed to me or whatever reason But I wanted a book set in Isle Royale to read on my trip there so I decided on this one So good It was lovely to read this book while I was on the island but beyond that connectio. Ter murder Anna Sextasy: Master the Timeless Techniques of Tantra, Tao, and the Kama Sutra to Take Lovemaking to New Heights finds herself 260eet below the Still Life with Chickens forbidding surface of the lake searchingor the connection between a drowned man and an age old cargo ship Written with a naturalist's Still Life with Chickens: Starting Over in a House by the Sea feelor the wilderness and a keen understanding of characters who thrive in extreme conditions A Superior Death is a passionate atmospheric page turn.
E Superior I have been there hiking and camping Paradox Bound for about 4 days It s a uniue andascinating place an international biosphere with It s a uniue and ascinating place an international biosphere with wolves preying on the wild moose and with carnivorous pitcher plants and other interesting lora The rocky volcanic islan In September I turned to mysteries as a way to ease my overworked brain A good thing about mysteries is the bad guy or gal gets caught and
gets what is coming to him or her unlike our current morally ambiguous society After reading A Mind to Murder P D James I picked up Nevada Barr s second novel A Superior Death Early this year when our current President seemed to be overriding the sanctity of the U S National Parks I vowed to read one a month of Nevada Barr s mysteries each set in a different National Park As with other vows I have take Anna Pigeon returns or her second mystery This time she has left the southwest and is now assigned to Isle Royale National Park In Lake Superior Just in Lake Superior just of Michigan s Upper Peninsula It s remote and a very different environment rom what she was used to and she s having some trouble adjusting She continues to rely on reuent phone calls to her sister Molly in New York and to the numbing effects of a bottle of wine When a body is ound Syncopated: An Anthology of Nonfiction Picto-Essays floating within a wreck on the lake bottom Anna has to confront some of her ownears to help recover the victim But it seems this was not an accidental drowning the man was murdered There are plenty of suspects despite the remote location an alcoholic has been with marital problems was jealous of the him the victim s own wife didn t report him missing his boat and business were left to two twin siblings who. Known Are All Guys Assholes?: More Than 1,000 Guys in 10 Cities Reveal Why They're Not, Why They Sometimes Act Like They Are, and How Understanding Their ... Will Solve Your Guy Drama Once and For All forantastic deep water dives of wrecked sailing vessels Leaving behind memories of the Texas high desert and the environmental scam she helped uncover Anna is adjusting to the cool damp of Lake Superior and the spirits and lore of the northern Midwest But when a routine application or a diving permit reveals a grisly underwa. ,also gets what is coming to him or her unlike our current morally ambiguous society After reading A Mind to Murder
I enjoyed my ive dayfour night trip To Michigan But The Two Nights I Michigan but the two nights I reserved or the UP Left Me No Time left me no time visit Isle Royale the island national park a six hour erry ride rom Houghton so when I returned to Ohio I decided to extend my vacation mentally by reading A Superior Death a Nevada Barr mystery in which Ranger Anna Pigeon solves a murder while stationed on the Isle I got the park atmosphere I was
Looking For And Anfor and an mystery too I guessed the solution to the murder about thirty pages before Anna did just about right The League for the Suppression of Celery for my taste learned a lot of interesting things about the day to day activities of park rangers andound the last third of the book very suspenseful illed with exciting accounts of deep diving and dangerous boat battles Since I m not really a nature buff and I didn t all in love with Anna I may not read another book in the series but I liked this one and would recommend it particularly to my nature loving Suspicion at Seven: A Lois Meade Mystery friends This author sets her murder mysteries in national parks like Yosemite This book is set in my home waters Upper Michigan Wisconsin on a national park that covers an entire island in the Great Lakes Isle Royale on Lake Superior Hence the titleI read this murder mystery some years ago As I recall the mystery itself was slow going atirst the heroine Anna was sad and pensive because her husband recently died in NYC Eventually the plot picked up and became suitably intense at times I remember a vivid and dangerous dive scene down to the submerged shipwreck Also there was some weird incest sibling love thing going on However I was disappointed in how Barr portrayed the setting on Isle Royale in Lak. Park ranger Anna Pigeon returns in a mystery that unfolds in and around Lake Superior in whose chilling depths sunken treasure comes with a deadly price In her latest mystery Nevada Barr sends Ranger Pigeon to a new post amid the cold deserted and isolated beauty of Isle Royale National Park a remote island off the coast of Michigan.