Hounded to Death

Product Number: EB00151505
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780345513298
Publisher: Ballantine Books
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From New York Times bestselling author Rita Mae Brown comes the latest novel in her enthralling series of foxhunting mysteries. Richly imagined and utterly engaging, Hounded to Death reveals the cutthroat world of competitive hound shows as both humans and animals alike try to solve a series of bizarre deaths. "Sister" Jane Arnold, esteemed master of the Jefferson Hunt Club, has traveled to Kentucky for one of the biggest events of the season: the Mid-South Hound Show, where foxhounds, bassets, and beagles gather to strut their champion bloodline stuff. But the fun is squelched when, immediately after the competition, one of the contestants, Mo Schneider, turns up dead-facedown, stripped to the waist, and peppered with birdshot. Universally detested by his peers, Mo had no shortage of enemies, making the list of suspects as long as the line for homemade pecan pie at a church bake sale. Two weeks later, back in Virginia, Sister is rocked when her friend the popular veterinarian Hope Rogers dies from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Sister refuses to believe that Hope killed herself and vows to sniff out the truth. But before she can make real headway, a wealthy pet food manufacturer vanishes during the granddaddy of all canine exhibitions, the Virginia Hound Show. Ever reliant on her "horse sense," Sister can't help but connect the three incidents. And what she uncovers will make her blood run colder than the bodies that keep turning up in unexpected places. Thrilling adventures with horses and hounds, breathtaking vistas, furry friends, familiar faces-including Shaker Crown and the girls from Custis Hall-Rita Mae Brown weaves all these elements into a dazzling novel of suspense. From the Hardcover edition.

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Author(s): Rita Mae Brown
Series: Sister Jane Series No: 7
Original Publish Date: Sep 30, 2008

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Author(s): Rita Mae Brown
Narrator(s): Cynthia Darlow
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Product Number C4626
Released: Sep 03, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436123624
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Author(s): Rita Mae Brown
Narrator(s): Cynthia Darlow
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Product Number Z01267
Released: Mar 28, 2011
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ISBN: #9781456106089

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