"Brilliant . . . As fascinating as it is original." -- -- St. Louis Post-Dispatch
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About the Author
Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America, Tony Hillerman has been one of the country's most popular writers for three decades. He has won so many awards it is hard to keep track of them all, from MWA's Edgar for Best Mystery to the Western Writers of America's Spur Award for Best Westerns. Though he is internationally known for his mystery series featuring Navajo detectives Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee, Hillerman is also the author of a number of non-fiction books about his beloved Southwest, including the classic The Great Taos Bank Robbery. Hillerman's professional background includes many years as a journalist and a stint in academia which includes Journalism Department head at the university of New Mexico where he was also a vice president for a time.