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Mike Bowditch Mysteries

In Paul Doiron’s Mike Bowditch Mysteries, a game warden discovers natural predators aren’t the only killers using Maine’s wilderness as a stalking ground in this riveting, thrilling series featuring a hero tormented by his own dark past even as he brings murderers to ground. “Engaging…Doiron could do for Maine what the late Tony Hillerman did for the Southwest in his mysteries featuring Joe Leaphorn and Jim Chee.” — Bangor Daily News (on The Poacher’s Son)

  • Almost Midnight
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    • Almost Midnight

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 10)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • In this thrilling entry in Edgar Award finalist Paul Doiron's bestselling series, a deadly attack on one of Maine's last wild wolves leads Game Warden Mike Bowditch to an...

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  • Stay Hidden
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    • Stay Hidden

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 9)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • A supposed hunting accident becomes a dangerously complicated murder investigation in Stay Hidden, the intricately-plotted new thriller from Paul Doiron featuring Maine Game Warden...

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  • Knife Creek
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    • Knife Creek

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 8)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • In Knife Creek, a new edge-of-your-seat thriller from Edgar finalist Paul Doiron, Mike Bowditch delves into a long buried investigation to uncover a dangerous secret.

      When Maine game...

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  • Widowmaker
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    • Widowmaker

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 7)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • In Paul Doiron's riveting novel Widowmaker, Game Warden Mike Bowditch is on the trail of a ruthless vigilante amid the snow-covered mountains of Maine

      When a mysterious...

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  • The Precipice
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    • The Precipice

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 6)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • When two female hikers disappear in the Hundred Mile Wilderness—the most remote stretch along the entire Appalachian Trail—Maine game warden Mike Bowditch cuts short his romantic getaway with...

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  • The Precipice
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    • The Precipice

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 6)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • In this riveting new novel from Edgar finalist Paul Doiron, Bowditch joins a desperate search for two missing hikers as Maine wildlife officials deal with a frightening rash of coyote...

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  • The Bone Orchard
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    • The Bone Orchard

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 5)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • "The Bone Orchard [is] both a rich exploration of character and a satisfying mystery." —Bruce DeSilva, Associated Press"Excellent . . . Thoughtful plotting and strong characters raise...

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  • Massacre Pond
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    • Massacre Pond

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 4)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Massacre Pond is Edgar finalist Paul Doiron's superb new novel featuring Game Warden Mike Bowditch and a beautiful, enigmatic woman whose mission to save the Maine wilderness may...

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  • Bad Little Falls
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    • Bad Little Falls

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 3)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Anthony- and Edgar-award nominated author Paul Doiron delivers another "masterpiece of high-octane narrative" (Booklist) with Bad Little Falls, his newest harrowing thriller about...

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  • Trespasser
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    • Trespasser

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 2)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • In Paul Doiron's riveting follow-up to his Edgar Award–nominated novel, The Poacher's Son, Maine game warden Mike Bowditch's quest to find a missing woman leads him through a forest of lies in search of a killer who may have gotten away with murder once before.

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  • The Poacher's Son
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    • The Poacher's Son

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries (Volume 1)
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Set in the wilds of Maine, this is an explosive tale of an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive—his own father.

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  • One Last Lie
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    • One Last Lie

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • A sudden disappearance reveals a startling connection to a 15-year-old cold case in the new thriller from bestselling Edgar Award finalist Paul Doiron.

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  • Backtrack
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    • Backtrack

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Enjoy “Backtrack”—an original, brand new, short story from Edgar Award finalist Paul Doiron, author of the bestselling Mike Bowditch series.

      When a visiting hunter goes...

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  • Rabid
    • Rabid

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries
      Paul Doiron
      Macmillan Audio

    • In this original short story in the Mike Bowditch mystery series from bestselling author Paul Doiron, Mike is drawn into the story of a gruesome case from his mentor Charley Steven’s past....

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  • The Bear Trap
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    • The Bear Trap

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • “Breathless pacing, dark humor, wildlife, and vivid characters.” Boston Globe

      In this original short story in the Mike Bowditch mystery series, legendary Maine...

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  • The Mike Bowditch Series, Books 1-3
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    • The Mike Bowditch Series, Books 1-3

    • Mike Bowditch Mysteries
      Paul Doiron
      St. Martin's Publishing Group

    • Bestselling author and Edgar-Award finalist Paul Doiron knows Maine better than just about anyone, and in this series that follows Maine game warden Mike Bowditch, he proves it.

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The Poacher's Son by Paul Doiron--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Paul Doiron's mystery novel The Poacher's Son. Set in the wilds of Maine, this is an explosive tale of an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive---his own father. Game warden Mike Bowditch returns home one evening to find an alarming voice from the past on his answering machine: his father, Jack, a hard-drinking womanizer who makes his living poaching illegal game.

Paul Doiron

A native of Maine, bestselling author PAUL DOIRON attended Yale University, where he graduated with a degree in English. The Poacher’s Son, the first book in the Mike Bowditch series, won the Barry award, the Strand award for best first novel, and has been nominated for the Edgar, Anthony, and Macavity awards in the same category. He is a Registered Maine Guide specializing in fly fishing and lives on a trout stream in coastal Maine with his wife, Kristen Lindquist.

Mark Fleming

Henry Leyva

Henry Leyva's audiobook credits include reading Colin Harrison's The Havana Room, Michael Palmer's Fatal, Lawrence Block's Killing Castro, and John Grisham's The Testament as well as works from popular authors such as Nicholas Sparks and Phyllis Naylor.

 Leyva has appeared in numerous stage and screen productions.  His film and television work includes roles on One Life to Live, Romancing America, The Digital Café, The Interrogation, and The Windigo.  He has also performed in a host of off-Broadway productions, including In the Heights, Love Suicide, and Guanabaco.  He has also performed in voiceovers for commercials, including those for HSBC, Claritin, and the Daily News. He lives in New York City.