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Another Man's Moccasins: A Walt Longmire Mystery | [Craig Johnson]

Another Man's Moccasins: A Walt Longmire Mystery

Craig Johnson's mystery stories have earned him an esteemed position in the pantheon of contemporary crime novelists. In this fourth installment, Longmire is called to investigate a dead Vietnamese girl found along the Wyoming highway.
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Publisher's Summary

Craig Johnson's mystery stories have earned him an esteemed position in the pantheon of contemporary crime novelists. In this fourth installment, Longmire is called to investigate a dead Vietnamese girl found along the Wyoming highway.

Listen to all of Craig Johnson's Walt Longmire mysteries.

©2008 Craig Johnson; (P)2008 Recorded Books,LLC

What the Critics Say

"Full of crackling dialogue, this absorbing tale demonstrates that Longmire is still the sheriff in town." (Publishers Weekly)

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    Patroo the High Desert 09-30-08
    Patroo the High Desert 09-30-08 Member Since 2005

    patroo

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    "The best writer and the best reader get together"

    All of Craig Johnson's books can stand alone, but they really are best listened to in sequence, all of a piece, as three volumes of one story. While I am annoyed that this book took so long to show up in audible.com, I couldn't stop listening to it. The mystery is inconsequential to me; I just like hanging out with Sheriff Walt and Henry Standing Bear. I enjoy the mystery, but I'd keep right on listening if they started a cooking show or discussed particle physics. George Guidall is that good with his reading and acting skills. He must do all of them, as no one else could voice these characters properly. I don't want to wait another year for the next installment of life on the plains and the usual at the Busy Bee. These aren't books, they're a life. May Longmire have a long and multi-volume career. And Dog needs more lines in the next one. He got shunted aside this time. He deserves better than hanging out with Ruby all the time.

    45 of 47 people found this review helpful
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    Jesse Lovettsville, Va United States 12-16-09
    Jesse Lovettsville, Va United States 12-16-09 Member Since 2002

    Long commutes have turned me into a dedicated Audible fan. Looking at my stats I can't believe I have 825 titles in my Library.

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    "Can't get enough"

    This series just has me hooked on the characters, the plot and the locations and history. George Guidal has never been in better form and I can not imagine anyone doing justice to these characters as well as he does. I hope Mr. Johnson never allows anyone else to read his novels.
    If you haven't listened to any of his books yet, go back and start with " A Cold Dish" and work your way forward. IF you like a good mystery with excellent writing you can't find better.

    7 of 7 people found this review helpful
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    Tim Poulsbo, WA, United States 04-19-13
    Tim Poulsbo, WA, United States 04-19-13 Member Since 2009
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    "I'm hooked"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    Yes, any time you find yourself ready for a new book, as I do every few days, Craig Johnson and George Guidall are a great choice. I would have given 5 stars but, although creative, I thought the back and forth from present to Viet Nam was just a little too heavy.


    What other book might you compare Another Man's Moccasins to and why?

    Its a bit of James Llee Burke's Dave Robicheaux thoughtful southern cop feeling, but not so poetic or heavy, with a touch of Michael Connelly's flair for distinct character and mystery development.


    Which character – as performed by George Guidall – was your favorite?

    Thats the real strong part of this series, very well developed characters all. My favorite Henry adds spirituality and strength to every book, followed by Walts spicy, foul mouthed deputy "Vic" and of course Walt Longmire himself as an always stabilizing influence.


    4 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Paula Overland Park, KS USA 05-15-13
    Paula Overland Park, KS USA 05-15-13 Member Since 2012

    Enjoying one good listen after the next!

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    "These Stories are Just so Much Fun!"

    This is the fourth book I have listened to in the "Walt Longmire" series and the fourth time I have given author and narrator five stars. Not only are these contemporary westerns great stories filled with complex, well developed characters and mystifying cases to solve; but the narration brings Walt and those he encounters to life in a fantastic manner.

    The setting is Wyoming, the time period now, although recountings of Walt's tour of duty in Viet Nam in the late '60's, influenced by the discovery of the body of a Vietnamese women are a central element of the plot of this book.

    Start with the first in the series, and you'll want to read them all. They are that good.



    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    KP United States 03-30-13
    KP United States 03-30-13 Member Since 2005
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    "Two for the Price of One!"

    This is the fourth Walt Longmire I've read. I continue to be very fond of this series and will definitely keep reading. This particular book offers the chance to see Walt solve a mystery at home in present-day, and looks back at his time in Vietnam, where he solves an old mystery too. It's nice to learn yet another admirable part of Walt's character -- a true patriot.

    However, the jumping back and forth between past and present wasn't entirely smooth, and the bit about the crazy huge Native American Virgil went a little overboard, so while good, Johnson can do better.

    The narrator is excellent.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Denise Beverly Shores, IN, United States 09-18-12
    Denise Beverly Shores, IN, United States 09-18-12 Member Since 2008

    A journalist and a screenwriter for 20 years, now a playwright and a reader. I am an audible activist. I try to "enable" new listeners.

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    "YOU DON'T KNOW WHAT YOU'RE MISSING--"

    --if you haven't listened to George Guidall read Craig Johnson's detective series. It's just perfect: great stories, memorable wonderful characters (you look forward to the next book like you look forward to going home)--read by a guy who gets the understated emotions and humor of all the characters.. Walt Longmire is a Sheriff-of-a-Certain-Age in a Western state, whose best pal is a native American he knows from serving in Viet Nam. Plots are believable and intersect small-town Western life with life on the reservation. Old cowboys (and young ones) and older Indians (and younger ones) cross paths in unexpected ways. What a treat. And the women, including Walt's daughter, are smart & complicated & surprising in real-life ways. I'm a fan of Hammett & Chandler & Adrian McKinty & Tana French & Elizabeth George--Craig Johnson is right up there with the best.Another Man's Moccasins focuses more on the Viet Nam life of the main character.At first I wasn't into it, but Johnson writes so well, he drew me in. He mixes the perfect martini--delicious plot & characters, with just a waft of nature & a pinch of spirituality. One is not enough--five is not enough.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Calliope Toronto, ON, Canada 09-02-13
    Calliope Toronto, ON, Canada 09-02-13 Member Since 2012
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    "Good backstory for the characters, Walt and Bear"

    This is a good addition to the series, providing some good history for several of the characters, most notably Walt Longmire and Henry Standing Bear. The appearance of a dead Vietnamese woman in the county sparks flashbacks for the sheriff, and pieces of the story in Vietnam in the late 60s are interwoven with the current story unfolding in Absaroka County in the late 2000s. It does make me readjust my expected age of Longmire, though - I hadn't quite thought of him in his 60s, but the references do make him at least 60 in this book. Not that it matters, but it doesn't quite match the picture in my mind (where I pictured him in his mid to late 50s). I enjoyed the mix of past and present, and the addition of some historical perspective on the characters.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Susan Bartonville, TX 05-23-13
    Susan Bartonville, TX 05-23-13 Member Since 2012

    Myst/thrillers and ✨fun fantasies✨are my favorites but always open for a good story.  

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    "Another Gem"

    I have read this series in order, but any of the books can stand alone.
    In this fourth addition, Walt is investigating the murder of a young Vietnamese girl and the main suspect is a Vietnam veteran.  While working on the case Walt's memories are invoked and the story weaves back and forth between his memories of the Vietnam war and the case.  Craig Johnson does an exceptional job interlacing the two, there is no jerking back and forth, just smooth transitions.  Just more proof of C.J.'s clear-cut talent.  

    All of the wonderful core characters are present and as usual, great, full bodied additional characters are thrown in to make these books such excellent listens.  George Guidall is my favorite narrator, he draws me into the story with his rich voice and fantastic character voices.  Another five-star get away into the marvelous, Wyoming, Longmire world. 

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Fran Irving, TX, United States 03-12-13
    Fran Irving, TX, United States 03-12-13 Member Since 2008
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    "Just OK book"

    I have listened to several of the books by author and this is my least favorite so for. I like the character, Walt Longmire, but did not like the back and forth between present and past. It seemed a little disjointed.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Vickie Oakley andalusia, al 12-19-12
    Vickie Oakley andalusia, al 12-19-12 Member Since 2011

    book keeper

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    "Always Good!"
    Would you listen to Another Man's Moccasins again? Why?

    Yes, i enjoy Craig Johnsons writings and I enjoy listening to George Guidall read them!


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Another Man's Moccasins?

    When the Indian prisoner in the county jail told Walt what the initials BPS stood for. Priceless!


    Which character – as performed by George Guidall – was your favorite?

    Standing Bear


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Yes. I want to do all of Craig Johnsons's books this way - listen in one sitting. I now purchase the Kindle version as well as the audible version.


    Any additional comments?

    Good job Craig and George!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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