Tag Archives: Modern Western Book Review

Book Review: The Cold Dish

This is a modern western mystery set in the present day with Sheriff Walt Longmire as the main character. The location is Durant, Wyoming and Walt is still suffering over the lose of his wife, four years ago. The history of the upcoming mystery tells us that there had been a brutal rape of a […]

Book Review: Listening Woman

This engaging story is one I have read in the past, several years ago. Re reading the story written by Tony Hillerman only heightens my feeling of lose for this storyteller of the southwest. The tale is of relatively modern origin as the story is about a robbery of a bank and the disappearances of […]

Book Review: The Territory

Well here I go moving away from the western stories that have always been my mainstay. This story won an award, The Tony Hillerman Prize. I read the story and felt that even though it was out of my designated time frame it did justify a review. This southwestern tale is a mystery written by […]