Christmas in Absaroka County: Walt Longmire Christmas Stories (A Penguin Special) (Walt Longmire Mysteries)

Christmas in Absaroka County: Walt Longmire Christmas Stories (A Penguin Special) (Walt Longmire Mysteries)

Craig Johnson


It’s vacation season in Absaroka County and Sheriff Walt Longmire will get own during this pleasant number of 4 brief tales from New York Times–bestselling writer Craig Johnson.

Full of Longmire’s dry wit and solid center, Christmas in Absaroka County is a vacation must-have for each Longmire and Craig Johnson fan, and it is also the 1st bankruptcy of The chilly Dish, the 1st novel within the Longmire secret Series.

Readers glimpse a softer aspect of Sheriff Walt Longmire as he grapples with the dying of his spouse, Martha, and his occasionally turbulent yet ever-loving dating together with his daughter, Cady. In those 4 stories—“Ministerial Aid,” “Slick-Tongued Devil,” “Toys for Tots,” and “Unbalanced” (three of that have been despatched to Johnson’s enthusiasts through the years within the author’s “Post-it” e-mails)—Walt is alternately at his most sensible and his worst. He is helping a a little bit delusional aged sufferer of household abuse whereas carrying a bathrobe and a median hangover on New Year’s Day. He’s sidelined via grief while his wife’s obituary reappears within the paper and there’s an unforeseen knock on his door days sooner than Christmas. He strives to aid even those who don’t wish it while he selections up a tender girl hitchhiker, and he’s compelled into a few last-minute Christmas procuring by way of the best felony brain of Our Time, within which he may perhaps simply prove saving a tender army chaplain’s Christmas.

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