Buried by the Roan: An Allison Coil Mystery (Allison Coil Mystery #2)
The spark for Buried by the Roan is a dead hunter on the shore of Oyster Lake, deep in the Flat Tops Wilderness. Josh Keating’s demise could be a case of a hunter drinking too much and stumbling late at night. Or it could be something much worse. Plenty of other strange things are going on to make hunting guide Allison Coil think the death is no accident. Someone is lurki
It’s hunting season in Colorado and Alison Coil, with her guides, Colin McKee and Jesse Morales, have set up camp at Oyster Lake with an unusual group; locals to the area who have decided to take some time away from their busy lives to hunt for elk.
Josh Keating, a local rancher is struck down by a mysterious stomach bug after drinking water from a spring. However, it’s not the spring water that kills him, it’s hypothermia. But is it really that simple an explanation ...more
From that point, the convoluted plot progresses and the ...more
Allison is fairly certain that, even dru ...more
Gusto Dave, Publicity Chair for RMFW
My first mystery, "Antler Dust," was published in 2007 and made the best-seller list on The Denver Post. Two years later, it was back on the same list. Great reviews from The Aspen Times and Great Falls (Montana) Tribune, among others.
The sequel, "Buried by the Roan," was published in August, 2011. (Said Margaret Coel: "Flat-out terrific.") Itr was a finalist for the ...more