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The Woman Who Married a Bear

(1992)
(The first book in the Cecil Younger series)
A novel by

 
 
State politics, family feuds, and Native American mythology all figure in the murder of Louis Victor, prominent Alaskan businessman and big-game hunter. But only a hard-drinking private eye named Cecil Younger can solve the crime and lay old ghosts to rest in this atmospheric and engrossing novel set in the Alaskan frontier.

Genre: Mystery
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Praise for this book

"A fascinating Alaskan setting, great characters, a highly unusual plot... a winner." - Tony Hillerman


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Used availability for John Straley's The Woman Who Married a Bear

Hardback Editions

June 1995 : UK Hardback
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Title: Woman Who Married A Bear
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 0-575-06027-1 / 978-0-575-06027-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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May 1992 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 0-939149-64-8 / 978-0-939149-64-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Press Inc
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Paperback Editions

May 2018 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear (A Cecil Younger Investigation)
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 1-61695-913-4 / 978-1-61695-913-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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June 2005 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 1-56947-401-X / 978-1-56947-401-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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June 1996 : UK Paperback
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Title: Woman Who Married A Bear (Alaskan Mystery S.)
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 0-575-60053-5 / 978-0-575-60053-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orion
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March 1994 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Woman Who Married a Bear
Author(s): John Straley
ISBN: 0-451-40421-1 / 978-0-451-40421-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Berkley
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Audio Editions

May 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear: A Cecil Younger Investigation, Book 1
Author(s): John Straley
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   


May 2018 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear: A Cecil Younger Investigation, Book 1
Author(s): John Straley
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon CA   


May 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear: A Cecil Younger Investigation, Book 1
Author(s): John Straley
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon UK   


Kindle Editions

July 2005 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Woman Who Married a Bear (A Cecil Younger Investigation Book 1)
Author(s): John Straley
Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU