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The Dead of Winter

(2016)
(The first book in the Piper Blackwell Mystery series)
A novel by

 
 
In a deceptively peaceful county, a murderer hides in plain sight...

Fifty-eight minutes into her first day on the job, twenty-three-year-old Sheriff Piper Blackwell is faced with a grisly murder - the victim artfully posed amid decorations on his lawn. Drawing on former military training, Piper must prove herself worthy of the sheriff's badge, and that won't be easy.

Chief Deputy Oren Rosenberg, Piper's opponent in the recent election, doesn't like her and wants her to fail. She doesn't like him either, but she needs Oren to help catch the killer before another victim is discovered. Too late!

As Piper leads the manhunt, another crisis hits close to home. Her father, the previous sheriff, is fighting for his life, and she is torn between family and duty. Facing personal and professional threats, Piper has to weather a raging storm, keep the sheriff's department from crumbling around her, and reel in a killer during the most brutal winter sleepy Spencer County, Indiana, has experienced.

Genre: Mystery

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Paperback Editions

June 2018 : Paperback
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Title: The Dead of Winter: A Piper Blackwell Mystery
Author(s): Jean Rabe
ISBN: 1-73200-368-8 / 978-1-73200-368-2
Publisher: Boone Street Press
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October 2016 : Canada Paperback
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Title: The Dead of Winter
Author(s): Jean Rabe
ISBN: 1-77223-274-2 / 978-1-77223-274-5 (Canada edition)
Publisher: Imajin Books
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Audio Editions

April 2017 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Dead of Winter: A Piper Blackwell Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Jean Rabe
Publisher: Auspicious Apparatus Press
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April 2017 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Dead of Winter: A Piper Blackwell Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Jean Rabe
Publisher: Auspicious Apparatus Press
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April 2017 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Dead of Winter: A Piper Blackwell Mystery, Book 1
Author(s): Jean Rabe
Publisher: Auspicious Apparatus Press
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2018 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Dead of Winter: A Piper Blackwell Mystery
Author(s): Jean Rabe
Publisher: Boone Street Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU