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  • Title: The Waterbed Murder
  • Author: Wick Downing
  • ISBN: 9781465782113
  • Page: 240
  • Format: ebook

  • The Waterbed Murder By Wick Downing THE WATERBED MURDER was first published in 1975 under the title THE MOUNTAINS WEST OF TOWN.Though written for readers of the mid 1970 s, this award winning mystery and Book Club selection remains a compelling read In 1975, Denver, Colorado, was emerging from cow town into big city, and the environmental movement was emerging as a political force That time and place liveTHE WATERBED MURDER was first published in 1975 under the title THE MOUNTAINS WEST OF TOWN.Though written for readers of the mid 1970 s, this award winning mystery and Book Club selection remains a compelling read In 1975, Denver, Colorado, was emerging from cow town into big city, and the environmental movement was emerging as a political force That time and place live again in this novel, brought back by Nathan Tree and Phillip Garver.Tree, a former District Attorney who had been a rising political star for the conservative party, inexplicably dropped out of politics Hard and tough, he had relished in the prosecution and execution of a man whom he later found was innocent His conscience refuses to leave him alone Garver, the crusading leader of Clear Sky an environmental group is a rising political star of the liberal party With secrets of his own.When Clear Sky celebrates a legal victory over Great Mesa Shale in Phillip s apartment, the woman he d been living with secretly an oil company geologist is found Inside his waterbed.Against his instincts and judgment, Nathan takes on his defense Selected by legendary suspense fiction critic Charles Willeford of the Miami Herald as one of the year s ten best mysteries.
    Wick Downing
    Wick Downing has been in the business of writing for a long time His first novel was published in 1974, by Saturday Review Press, which at that time was a division of E P Dutton Co The hard cover edition cost 5.95 His early work was mystery and suspense and brought him some great press Charles Willeford, a legendary reviewer for The Miami Herald, rated two of his first three novels as among the ten best mysteries of the year Major newspapers everywhere, from California to Colorado to be expected Downing is from Denver to the New York Times, wrote glowing reviews of his work Foreign publication rights were sold to major publishing houses in France, Germany, Italy and Denmark, and the books sold abroad He thought he was launched But it didn t happen that way No movie deals, no block buster best sellers, and the money that trickled in wasn t enough to feed him and his family Fortunately, he had another occupation to fall back on law In the 90s, after a stint as District Attorney in rural Colorado, he turned to courtroom drama Of those four novels, three won the Colorado Author s League Top Hand Award, and two were nominated for the Colorado Book Award He also wrote a novel for young readers titled Kid Curry s Last Ride Orchard Books , a Richard Jackson Imprint, published in paper back by HarperCollins Leonardo s Hand is also a book for young readers Downing continues to write The one thing in his life about which he is deadly serious is the craft of fiction.

    The Waterbed Murder By Wick Downing

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