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Daughter of the Morning Star
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2021
Fiction/Biography Profile
Characters
Walt Longmire (Male), Sheriff, Widower, Grandfather, Father, Vietnam veteran, Sheriff in Absaroka County, Wyoming; investigates death threats against Tribal Police Chief Lolo Long's niece and the problem of missing Native Women in Indian Country
Genre
Fiction
Mystery
Suspense
Western
Topics
Sheriffs
Policewomen
Native American women
Death threats
Missing persons
Adversaries
Setting
Wyoming - West (U.S.)
Time Period
2000s -- 21st century
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Summary
Everybody thinks the night is scary. ... The time of danger for the living is the time of change, from day into night, when the world isn't sure what it is or what it wants to be. ...

When Tribal Police Chief Lolo Long's niece Jaya begins receiving death threats, she calls on Absaroka County Sheriff Walt Longmire along with Henry Standing Bear as lethal backup. Jaya "Longbow" Long is the athletic phenom of the Lame Deer Lady

Stars high school basketball team and is following in the steps of her older sister, who had disappeared a year previously, a victim of the plague of missing Native women in Indian Country. Lolo hopes that having Longmire involved will draw

some public attention to the girl's plight, a maneuver that also inadvertently places the good sheriff in a one-on-one clash with the deadliest adversary he has ever faced in both this world and the next.
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