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The Navajo Mysteries

The Navajo Mysteries

Mystery novels by Tony and Anne Hillerman featuring Navajo tribal police officers Joe Leaphorn, Jim Chee and Bernadette Manuelito.

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The Tale Teller

A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel
A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel: Book #5

By Anne Hillerman
Narrated by: Christina Delaine
Length: 10 hours 1 minutes

Legendary Navajo policeman Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn takes center stage in this riveting atmospheric mystery from New York Times bestselling author Anne Hillerman that combines crime, superstition, and tradition and brings the desert Southwest vividly alive.

Joe Leaphorn may have retired from the Tribal Police, but he finds himself knee-deep in a...

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Cave of Bones

A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel
A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel: Book #4

By Anne Hillerman
Narrated by: Christina Delaine
Length: 10 hours 12 minutes

New York Times bestselling author Anne Hillerman brings together modern mystery, Navajo traditions, and the evocative landscape of the desert Southwest in this intriguing entry in the Leaphorn, Chee, and Manuelito series.

When Tribal Police Officer Bernadette Manuelito arrives to speak at an outdoor character-building program for at-risk teens,...

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Song of the Lion

A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel
A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel: Book #3

By Anne Hillerman
Narrated by: Christina Delaine
Length: 10 hours 12 minutes

A deadly bombing takes Navajo Tribal cops Bernadette Manuelito, Jim Chee, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, back into the past to find a vengeful killer in this riveting Southwestern mystery from the bestselling author of Spider Woman’s Daughter and Rock with Wings.

When a car bomb kills a young man in the Shiprock High...

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Rock with Wings

A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel
A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel: Book #2

By Anne Hillerman
Narrated by: Christina Delaine
Length: 10 hours 24 minutes

Amazon Best Mystery of 2015

Navajo Tribal cops Jim Chee and Bernadette Manuelito, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, investigate two perplexing cases in this exciting Southwestern mystery from the New York Times bestselling author of Spider Woman’s Daughter.

Doing a good deed for a relative offers the perfect opportunity for...

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Spider Woman's Daughter

A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel
A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Novel: Book #1

By Anne Hillerman
Narrated by: Christina Delaine
Length: 9 hours 53 minutes

Legendary tribal sleuths Leaphorn and Chee are back!

The supremely talented daughter of New York Times bestselling author Tony Hillerman continues his popular series with this fresh, new mystery—her debut novel—filled with captivating lore, startling suspense, bold new characters, vivid color, and rich atmosphere.

It happened in an instant: After...

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The Fallen Man

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: Christian Baskous
Length: 8 hours 8 minutes

Hundreds of thousands of devoteeswill cheer the return of Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee in Tony Hillerman's mostintricate and atmospheric novel yet. The Navajo policemen, whose exploitsare now published in sixteen languages, are brought together by the deathof a man on Ship Rock, almost 1700 feet above the desert floor.

The fallen man had sprawled on...

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Sacred Clowns

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: Christian Baskous
Length: 8 hours 54 minutes

First there was the trouble at Saint Boneventure boarding school. A teacher is dead, a boy is missing, and a council woman has put a lot of pressure on Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn and Officer Jim Chee to find her grandson. Sitting on a rooftop watching sacred clowns perform their antics in a Pueblo ceremony, Chee spots the boy. Then, suddenly, the...

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Talking God

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: Christian Baskous
Length: 8 hours 12 minutes

Reunited by a grave robber and a corpse, Navajo Tribal Police Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn is trying to determine the identity of a murder victim, while Officer Jim Chee is arresting Smithsonian conservator Henry Highhawk for ransacking the sacred bones of his ancestors.

But with each peeled-back layer, it becomes shockingly clear that these two cases...

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The Ghostway

Joe Leaphorn/Jim Chee Mysteries: Book #6

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: George Guidall
Length: 7 hours 7 minutes

An old man's hazy memory and a Polaroid snapshot are all Chee has to go on, but they are enough to send him deep into an underworld of murder and revenge when a shootout erupts between two strangers at the Shiprock Wash-O-Mat. One man dies and the other drives off, but not before showing old Joseph Joe a photograph of the man he is looking for.... Read more »

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The Dark Wind

Joe Leaphorn/Jim Chee Mysteries: Book #5

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: George Guidall
Length: 7 hours 32 minutes

For Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police, the case begins when he finds a pair of boots in the rabbit brush beside a wilderness trail. The boots' owner lies nearby, his palms and soles "scalped" in what appears to be a witch's scavenging. The federal investigators tell Chee to mind his own business. But a series of disturbing events... Read more »

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People of Darkness

Joe Leaphorn/Jim Chee Mysteries: Book #4

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: George Guidall
Length: 7 hours 2 minutes

A dying man is murdered. A rich man's wife agrees to pay three thousand dollars for the return of a stolen box of rocks. A series of odd, inexplicable events is haunting Sergeant Jim Chee of the Navajo Tribal Police and drawing him alone into the Bad Country of the merciless Southwest, where nothing good can survive...including Chee. Because an... Read more »

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Dance Hall of the Dead

Joe Leaphorn/Jim Chee Mysteries: Book #2

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: George Guidall
Length: 6 hours 1 minutes

Two Native-American boys have vanished into thin air, leaving a pool of blood behind them. Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police has no choice but to suspect the very worst, since the blood that stains the parched New Mexican ground once flowed through the veins of one of the missing, a young ZuNi. But his investigation into a... Read more »

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The Blessing Way

Joe Leaphorn/Jim Chee Mysteries: Book #1

By Tony Hillerman
Narrated by: George Guidall
Length: 6 hours 28 minutes

Homicide is always an abomination, but there is something exceptionally disturbing about the victim discovered in a high lonely place, a corpse with a mouth full of sand, abandoned at a crime scene seemingly devoid of tracks or useful clues. Though it goes against his better judgment, Navajo Tribal Police Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn cannot help but... Read more »

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