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Painted Truth
     

Painted Truth

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by Lise McClendon
 

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Set in Jackson Hole where the Old West merges with upscale art galleries and adrenaline adventures, this second mystery featuring Alix Thorssen (after The Bluejay Shaman) finds the art dealer on her home-ground but without the comforts of home. Her partnership and gallery with sexy Paolo Segundo are at a crossroads. When another gallery on the town square burns,

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Set in Jackson Hole where the Old West merges with upscale art galleries and adrenaline adventures, this second mystery featuring Alix Thorssen (after The Bluejay Shaman) finds the art dealer on her home-ground but without the comforts of home. Her partnership and gallery with sexy Paolo Segundo are at a crossroads. When another gallery on the town square burns, revealing the body of a famous artist, Alix is drawn into the investigation as an appraiser of the lost paintings. Ray Tantro was a has-been at 30 but was on the verge of a comeback. The death is ruled a suicide but Alix has her doubts. Why are the police so quick to dismiss foul play? The investigation makes her confront her own contraditictions as an art lover, turning everything she knows upside down. Alix must examine her ethics and indeed her way of life to find the truth, and justice. But not without a very high price.

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Anonymous Reviewer
"Writing in a lyrical, often humorous style, McClendon brings the surrounding Wyoming territories to life."
Focus on Denver - Anonymous Reviewer
"Writing in a lyrical, often humorous style, McClendon brings the surrounding Wyoming territories to life."

Product Details

BN ID:
2940012595096
Publisher:
Thalia Press
Publication date:
11/28/2010
Series:
Alix Thorssen/Jackson Hole Mysteries , #2
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
235
Sales rank:
307,783
File size:
191 KB

Meet the Author

Lise McClendon is the author of the Alix Thorssen mystery series set in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and a historical series set in World War 2-era Kansas City. Her new thriller written as Rory Tate is JUMP CUT. She also wrote the suspense novel, Blackbird Fly. She has lived in Montana and Wyoming for 30 years and plans to stay in the high country as long as it lets her.

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Painted Truth 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Not a favorite but it was entertaining. I would probably read another of Lise McClendon's books. Mostly I read this book because I grew up in the town where the story took place. Enjoyed revisiting places I was familar with. The descriptions in the book were very accurate.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
For those interested in the west, art, indian lore, mystery..You will love it!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago