Depth of Winter: Book summary and reviews of Depth of Winter by Craig Johnson

Depth of Winter

A Longmire Mystery

by Craig Johnson

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Depth of Winter by Craig Johnson
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  • Published in USA  Sep 2018
    304 pages
    Genre: Mysteries

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The new novel in Craig Johnson's beloved New York Times bestselling Longmire series.

Welcome to Walt Longmire's worst nightmare. In Craig Johnson's latest mystery, Depth of Winter, an international hit man and the head of one of the most vicious drug cartels in Mexico has kidnapped Walt's beloved daughter, Cady, to auction her off to his worst enemies, of which there are many. The American government is of limited help and the Mexican one even less. Walt heads into the one-hundred-and-ten degree heat of the Northern Mexican desert alone, one man against an army.

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"Starred Review. Harrowing ... Johnson is in fine form." - Publishers Weekly

"This is a rip-roaring adventure...the sheriff as the spirit of Quixote, riding a mule to the rescue." - Kirkus

"Despite the horrors of drug-cartel violence and Longmire's own fears for his daughter, it all has the feel of an action serial; no matter how many bodies drop, the good guy's going to come out OK - and that's OK with us." - Booklist

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Craig Johnson Author Biography

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Craig Johnson is the New York Times bestselling author of the Longmire mysteries, the basis for the hit Netflix original series Longmire. He is the recipient of the Western Writers of America Spur Award for fiction, the Mountains and Plains Booksellers Award for fiction, the Nouvel Observateur Prix du Roman Noir, and the Prix SNCF du Polar. His novella Spirit of Steamboat was the first One Book Wyoming selection. He lives in Ucross, Wyoming, population 25.

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