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White Desert

White Desert

A Page Murdock Novel

Page Murdock Novels (Volume 6)

Loren D. Estleman

Forge Books




U.S. Marshal Page Murdoch is a tough cynic—and the last man you’d want on your tail. Though Montana-based, Murdoch pursues a vicious gang into a harsh northern Canadian winter. While trying to outwit and outmaneuver groups of aggressive foes, Murdoch pushes his luck as he struggles to get his man—and to survive in the unfamiliar wilderness, in Loren D. Estleman's White Desert.

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Praise for White Desert

“Prose as picturesque as the Painted Desert. When Page Murdock shuffles the words, deal me in.” —The New York Times Book Review

“Estleman seizes the reader's attention and never relinquishes it. He is addictive as morphine in that one's craving is never satisfied for long, but always returns, hungering for that next novel.” —Amarillo Globe News

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About the author

Loren D. Estleman

Loren D. Estleman was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and graduated from Eastern Michigan University with a BA degree in English Literature and Journalism in 1974. In 2002, the university awarded him an honorary doctorate in Humane Letters for his contribution to American literature.

He is the author of more than fifty novels in the categories of mystery, historical western, and mainstream, and has received four Western Writers of American Golden Spur Awards, three Western Heritage Awards, and three Shamus Awards. He has been nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award, Britain's Silver Dagger, the National Book Award, and the Pulitzer Prize. In 2003, the mammoth Encyclopedia of Detective Fiction named him the most critically acclaimed writer of U.S. detective

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