Navajo Nation
Books in series5
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(4.3 based on 161 ratings)
  • 1
    Navajo Autumn: Navajo Nation Mystery, Book 1 | R. Allen Chappell

    Navajo Autumn: Navajo Nation Mystery, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By R. Allen Chappell
    • Narrated By Kaipo Schwab
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (55)
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    (46)
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    Reservation "bad boy" Thomas Begay is found dead drunk under the La Plata Bridge, which is not unusual for him. What is unusual, however, is that beautiful BIA investigator Patsy Greyhorse is found lying beside him, not drunk or even a Navajo but very dead nonetheless. Charlie Yazzie, fresh from law school, risks his career and even his life to help his old friend. The answer seems to lie with the Yeenaaldiooshii...should one choose to believe in such things.

    Gripping

    I kept expecting Lt. Joe Leaphorn to show up in various scenes. Chappell is a great story teller and I felt the book was almost in the league of Tony..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 31 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 2
    Boy Made of Dawn: Navajo Nation, Book 2 | R. Allen Chappell

    Boy Made of Dawn: Navajo Nation, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By R. Allen Chappell
    • Narrated By Kaipo Schwab
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (31)
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    (30)
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    In this fast-paced sequel to the highly acclaimed Navajo Autumn, Charlie Yazzie and Thomas Begay encounter danger and intrigue on the nation's largest Indian reservation. Old and new characters emerge to unravel ongoing corruption in the upcoming Patsy Greyhorse murder trials, and an irascible Ute family and their shrewd ranch-woman neighbor become caught up in the plot to place certain tribal leaders above the law.

    A Page Turner

    This is book two in the Navajo Nation series. Charlie Yazzie is now working for the Navajo Legal Service as an attorney. He is thinking about asking..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 15 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 3
    Ancient Blood: Navajo Nation, Book 3 | R. Allen Chappell

    Ancient Blood: Navajo Nation, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By R. Allen Chappell
    • Narrated By Kaipo Schwab
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (24)
    Performance
    (21)
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    Charlie and Thomas Begay find themselves caught up in a dangerous, intrigue-filled adventure involving one of the canyon lands' oldest riddles. Dark secrets are revealed in this fast-paced mystery of a forgotten people.

    A Fun Read

    This is book three in the Navajo Nation mystery series. You really should read this series in order to fully appreciate all the characters and histor..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 02 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 4
    Mojado: Navajo Nation, Book 4 | R. Allen Chappell

    Mojado: Navajo Nation, Book 4

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 9 mins)
    • By R. Allen Chappell
    • Narrated By Kaipo Schwab
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (31)
    Performance
    (25)
    Story
    (25)

    When Mexico's bloodiest predator invades the reservation, it's up to Charlie Yazzie and his friends to take charge the Navajo way. Navajo can track prey, but can Charlie, Thomas, and Harley Ponyboy catch the killer before he catches them?

    A Well-Crafted Story

    I am enjoying this series about the Navajo Nation Mystery. I appreciate Chappell’s skill as a story teller. This story is a bit different from the..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 04 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)
  • 5
    Magpie Speaks: Navajo Nation Series, Book 5 | R. Allen Chappell

    Magpie Speaks: Navajo Nation Series, Book 5

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By R. Allen Chappell
    • Narrated By Kaipo Schwab
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (20)
    Performance
    (19)
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    Dreams tell old man Paul T'Sosi he's dying. So why is Navajo trickster Magpie trying to tell him a far more terrifying secret? Hungry for revenge, Ma'iitsoh Dine', the Navajo Wolf, is out for blood. Summoning his darkest powers, the Witch of Ganado circles tribal investigator Charlie Yazzie's young son and close friends. Some may survive the witch's evil vendetta, but others will die to settle an old score.

    Stimulating

    I have enjoyed reading this series about the Navajo and book five continues to delight. This story is more about Navajo mythology than the prior book..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 12 2016 by Jean (Santa Cruz, CA, United States)