Cold Quiet Country by Clayton LindemuthCold Quiet Country by Clayton Lindemuth

Cold Quiet Country

byClayton Lindemuth

Paperback | November 13, 2012

Pricing and Purchase Info

$19.45 online 
$19.50 list price
Earn 97 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

On his last day in power, with a blizzard threatening 18 inches of snow, Sheriff Bittersmith's is called to the scene of a crime. A farmer has been stabbed clean through the neck with a pitchfork. Two sets of tracks lead from the barn, and the dead man's frantic wife exclaims her daughter is missing. Convinced it was Gale G'Wain, the orphan who worked at the farm, Bittersmith follows the vanishing footprints into the storm.

Three miles away, Gale G'Wain is alone and close to dead. He's holed up in an empty farmhouse, half-dressed and nearly dead after falling through lake ice. Innocent, but unlikely to ever stand trial in a town as corrupt as Bittersmith, he loads his gun and prepares to defend himself against the dead man's bloodthirsty sons and the Sheriff's Department.

Set in small town Wyoming in the 70s and unfolding in a single day, Clayton Lindemuth's debut novel, Cold Quiet Country, explores small-town corruption and the lengths some people will go to exact revenge.

Clayton Lindemuth was born in Royal Oak, MI, but grew up in rural western Pennsylvania. After serving in the U.S. Army he began a career in financial services, finished his BA at Arizona State University, and is now a sales manager at a prestigious firm. His interest include economics, woodworking, and running marathons. Cold Quiet Cou...
Loading
Title:Cold Quiet CountryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:326 pages, 8.2 × 5.5 × 1.1 inPublished:November 13, 2012Publisher:MP Publishing LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1849821666

ISBN - 13:9781849821667

Look for similar items by category:

Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Oh my.  This was quite a book.