Cry Dance: An Emmett Parker and Anna Turnipseed Mystery (Emmett Parker and Anna Turnipseed #1)
If there's one thing that Bureau of Indian Affairs Investigator Emmett Quanah Parker knows, it's that the dead don't always stay dead. When the corpse of a woman, brutally murdered and bizarrely mutilated, is discovered on Havasupai Nation land, Parker is paired with FBI Special Agent Anna Turnipseed in a hastily assembled task force of two. The two share a mixed Native Am...more
I had not read any of Mitchell's previous books and, if I had, perhaps I could have better understood and appreciated this book. The writer kept referring obliquely to things that I didn't understan...more
Overall, I enjoyed it. There were some twists and turns I couldn't follow, both plot-wise and geographically. And the author inserted so many little facts about so many different Indian tribes that sometimes it seemed like he was doing it just to show off his knowledge. But they were interesting things to learn, nevertheless. And the plot was a solid one, the surprises totally making sense af...more
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Kirk Mitchell served as a deputy sheriff on the Paiute- Shoshone Indian reservations of the desert country that includes Death Valley, and was a SWAT sergeant in souther...more