"Of all the writers of Native-American mysteries compared to Tony Hillerman, Coel is the one who most deserves the accolade."
Wind River Anthology Coming this July
Watching Eagles Soar
The first anthology of Margaret's short stories, Watching Eagles Soar, is coming out in trade paperback on July 2nd.
When artifacts are stolen from the Arapaho Museum, Father John and Vicky are drawn down a path of two-bit hoodlums, drug dealers, and murder... An allergic reaction lands a young man in the ICU, but his life hinges on solving the mystery of a thirty-year-old murder... Vicky finds herself in a game of cat and mouse with Lonny Hereford, the murderer they call Bad Heart, whom she helped put away three years ago...
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Latest Wind River Novel
Buffalo Bill's Dead Now
"Widely considered the most accomplished heir to Tony Hillerman's legacy" (Scripps Howard News Service), New York Times bestselling author Margaret Coel weaves authentic Native American culture into her compelling mysteries. In the latest Wind River novel, Arapaho attorney Vicky Holden and Father John O'Malley are witnesses to history—and murder...
When cartons containing regalia worn by Chief Black Heart in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show arrive at the Arapaho Museum empty, Vicky and Father John suspect Trevor Pratt, an Indian artifact collector, knows more about the theft than he's telling—a suspicion that's confirmed when they witness a car speeding from his home and he's found murdered inside. To find the killer, they must first uncover the truth about a blood feud between two Arapaho families...
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