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An Ella Clah Novel

Ella Clah (Volume 15)

Aimee Thurlo and David Thurlo

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When Never-ending-snake begins, Navajo Police Special Investigator Ella Clah is returning from Washington, DC, where she was offered a lucrative job with a private security firm. Taking the job would mean uprooting her daughter, but it might give the young teen opportunities she'd never see on the Reservation.

As Ella and her companions deplane, gunfire sends them diving for cover. When the shooting stops, a Navajo war hero has been mortally wounded—but was alternative fuel lobbyist Nelson Lonewolf the intended victim? Or was the gunman aiming for powerful tribal attorney Kevin Tolino? Or for Ella herself?

Ella struggles to find the killers while helping the tribe find a way to move forward with the alternative-fuel project and protecting her family—and Kevin, her daughter's father.

Never-ending-snake, a tense police procedural, is part of the Ella Clah mystery series.

Praise for Never-ending-snake

“Clah is always good company, on and off the reservation.” —The New York Times Book Review on Earthway

“An unusually tense mystery.” —Kirkus Reviews on Earthway

“A well-paced story built around the timely and dangerous effect international politics can have on the lives of every-day people.” —The Denver Post on Earthway

“Ella is compelling as a highly skilled officer of the law dealing with modern vs. traditionalist issues on the reservation.” —RT Book Reviews on Earthway

Reviews from Goodreads

Aimee Thurlo and David Thurlo

AIMÉE and DAVID THURLO have written more than fifteen Ella Clah novels in addition to numerous romantic suspense novels and other mysteries. David was raised on the Navajo Reservation and taught school there for many years. Aimée was born in Cuba. The Thurlos live in Corrales, New Mexico.


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