Brand: G.P. Putnam{s Sons

Product Code: 9780399575693

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Biographical Note:
C. J. Box is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Joe Pickett series, five stand-alone novels, and the story collection Shots Fired. He has won the Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and two Barry awards, as well as the French Prix Calibre .38 and a French Elle magazine literary award. His books have been translated into twenty-seven languages. He and his wife Laurie split their time between their home and ranch in Wyoming.

Review Quotes:
Praise for Savage Run

"The suspense tears forward like a brush fire."-- People

"Brilliantly crafted...Bears comparison to the best Work of mystery giants such as Tony Hillerman and James Lee Burke."-- Minneapolis Star-Tribune

"No sophomore slump from the remarkable talented Mr. Box...His plots, centering on issues of land management but filled with Old West-style action, are rich in both complexity and narrative drive....The 'outdoor mystery' was a thriving sub-genre before Box arrived on the scene, but he has taken it to new levels of substance and style."-- Booklist

"Box is one of those rare authors who can match his tone with his setting. Here he creates a story as crisp as a Wyoming sunrise and every bit as dramatic."-- Houston Chronicle

"Reinforces Box's status as a first-class talent."-- Publishers Weekly (starred review)

More Praise for the C. J. Box and the Joe Pickett novels

"One of today's solid-gold, A-list, must-read writers."--Lee Child

"Picking up a new C. J. Box thriller is like spending quality time with family you love and have missed...It's a rare thriller series that has characters grow and change. An exciting reading experience for both loyal fans as well as newcomers."--Associated Press

"Box is a master."-- The Denver Post

"Box knows what readers expect and delivers it with a flourish."-- Cleveland Plain Dealer

"Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett strides in big boots over the ruggedly gorgeous landscape of C.J. Box's outdoor mysteries."-- The New York Times Book Review

"Riveting...[A] skillfully crafted page-turner."-- People

"Will keep you on the edge of your seat."-- The Philadelphia Enquirer

Publisher Marketing:
Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett uncovers a conspiracy in this explosive novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.

When a massive blast rocks the forests of Twelve Sleep County, Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett is called to the scene to help investigate the death of a colorful environmental activist. The case is wrapped up quickly, explained as an environmental publicity stunt gone wrong, but Joe isn't convinced. He soon discovers clues that suggest a deadly conspiracy-one that will test his courage, his survival skills, and his determination to "do the right thing" despite all costs.

Review Citations:
  • Booklist 05/01/2002 pg. 1470 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover) - *Starred Review
  • Kirkus Reviews 05/01/2002 pg. 614 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • Publishers Weekly 05/20/2002 pg. 50 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover) - *Starred Review
  • BookPage 06/01/2002 pg. 20 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • People Weekly 07/01/2002 pg. 42 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 08/01/2002 pg. 149 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • New York Times 08/25/2002 pg. 18 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • Mystery Review 09/01/2002 pg. 16 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • Booklist 05/01/2003 pg. 1511 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)
  • Library Journal 08/12/2002 (EAN 9780399148873, Hardcover)