Hunting Season


Hunting Season, Jemez, Pueblo Indian, Yaqui, New Mexico, mystery, Southwest

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An Indian from Jémez Pueblo is shot and killed while hunting for rabbits to feed his family. The police think the shooting is just a hunting accident, so it's up to an Albuquerque newspaper reporter to prove what really happened. This short story won the 2004 Tony Hillerman Mystery Writing Contest and was published in Cowboys & Indians magazine. The painting for the cover is by book-cover artist Peter Thorpe.

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