Sinister Pig LP by Tony Hillerman

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Published by HarperCollins .

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SeriesJoe Leaphorn (13)
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Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7278369M
ISBN 100060545437
ISBN 109780060545437

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The Sinister Pig presents a complex mystery that relies heavily on the skill of retired Navajo Tribal Police Lt. Joe Leaporn to connect the dots. It's a classic Tony Hillerman mystery, well worth reading.

The Sinister Pig (A Leaphorn and Chee Novel Book 16)/5(). The Sinister Pig--his 16th novel to feature Navajo cops Joe Leaphorn and/or Jim Chee--isn't his best book, but it's still a pleasure from the first page to the last.

Its plot is almost too complex to summarize, involving the mysterious shooting of an ex-CIA agent, financial shenanigans around oil-and-gas royalties, disappearing congressional interns, exotic pipeline technology, and the cross-border trade in both /5().

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Though you might expect them to have their hands full with rumors of war, Washington powerbrokers seem obsessed these days with whatever's happening in the big-sky New Mexico territory Hillerman's long since branded as his own (The Wailing Wind,etc.).

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The three lines converge on a conspiracy of drugs, greed and power, and those who most profit, including the "sinister pig" of the title, will stop at nothing to keep it a secret. With his usual up-front approach to issues concerning Native Americans such as endlessly overlapping jurisdictions, Hillerman delivers a masterful tale that both /5(40).

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The Sinister Pig is not the weakest book in the series (that award goes to Hunting Badger, hands down) but there is little here to serve as example of the excellence that peaked with A Thief of Time, Skinwalkers, and Coyote Waits.

The plot evolves from industrial espionage into a complicated drug deal whose details are barely credible.

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More troubling still is the FBI's insistence that the Bureau take over the case, calling the unidentifiedvictim's death a hunting accident.

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