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Death of the River Master: A Texana Jones Mystery (Texana Jones #6)

4.06 of 5 stars 4.06  ·  rating details  ·  31 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Allana Martin's sixth color-filled mystery, set in a remote spot on the Mexican-American border, opens with an unexpected and terrible blow for trading-post owner Texana Jones. Her husband, Clay, a popular veterinarian with patients on both sides of the (almost dry) Rio Grande, has been arrested for the murder of the river master, the official in charge of allocating the r ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published July 8th 2003 by Minotaur Books
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I continue to hope Allana will add more books to this series with an interesting Texas setting.

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Where is the water? Texana Jones ends up asking from her bordertown trading post when her veterinarian husband is arrested for murder.

How could anybody imagine that Clay Jones could kill anybody, least of all Zanjiv Mehendru, head of the US Section of the International Boundary Water Commission, a man he hardly knew? The case against Clay—a drug-addicted prostit
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I really like this series. I am wondering why she hasn't written anything for 10 years.
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Allana lives in Marfa, Texas, with her husband.

Her first novel, Death of a Healing Woman, won the Western Writers of America Medicine Pipe Bearer Award.

She is a former journalism teacher.
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