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Biting The Moon Martha Grimes

Biting The Moon

Martha Grimes

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ISBN : 9780747268062
Paperback
436 pages
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The cub was dying, and it had to be dying painfully... When she finally raised the gun and shot...the explosion rent the sky and the forest, as if the damage were uncontainable, and the shot had taken the world with it.She does not know who she is,MoreThe cub was dying, and it had to be dying painfully... When she finally raised the gun and shot...the explosion rent the sky and the forest, as if the damage were uncontainable, and the shot had taken the world with it.She does not know who she is, where shes from, how she got there. She wakes one morning in a bed-and-breakfast alone. She is told by the owner she came in dead asleep with her father.But she knows the man is not her father. She takes her backpack, bedroll, and the wad of money she finds in his jacket and heads for the mountains, seeing in their bleak and towering landscapes some kind of safety.Months later, she walks down from the mountains and into the life of fourteen-year-old Mary Dark Hope. Bound by lack of family, their murky pasts, their affinity for animals, they set out to find the man who abducted her. White-water rafting, canned hunts, molestation, and murder - all move toward an inevitable and harrowing confrontation.BITING THE MOON is the first book in Martha Grimes new and exciting series featuring one of the protagonists from RAINBOWS END.