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The Poacher And His Family

by Edward Whymper

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages52
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10583909M
ISBN 100548407002
ISBN 109780548407004

For only $ Paul Doiron's The Poacher's Son is a sterling debut of literary suspense. Taut and engrossing, it represents the first in a series featuring Mike in the wilds of Maine, this is an explosive tale of an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive—his. The poacher went un-named in the book. The title page just reads 'by Himself'. Now, spurred on by a belief that she lives in a lodge once occupied by the mysterious poacher, East Anglian writer Charlotte Paton has researched his life and written his biography. The name of the poacher was Frederick Rolfe.

The Poacher family name was found in the USA, and the UK between and The most Poacher families were found in the USA in In there were 8 Poacher families living in Utah. This was about 73% of all the recorded Poacher's in the USA. Utah had the highest population of Poacher families in Electronic books Fiction Thrillers (Fiction) Suspense fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Doiron, Paul. Poacher's son. New York: Minotaur Books, , © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Paul.

The Poacher’s Son, the first book in the Mike Bowditch series, won the Barry award, the Strand award for best first novel, and has been nominated for the Edgar, Anthony, and Macavity awards in the same category. He is a Registered Maine Guide specializing in fly fishing and lives on a trout stream in coastal Maine with his wife, Kristen. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping.. Seller Inventory #


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The road trip to the wild country around Spencer Lake was my dad’s idea. I guess he saw it as his last chance to win me over to his way of thinking. God knows he didn’t really want custody of me.

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Set in the wilds of Maine, this is an explosive tale of an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive—his own father Game warden Mike Bowditch returns home one evening to find an alarming voice from the past on his answering machine: his father Jack, a hard drinking womanizer who makes his living poaching illegal game.

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There are echoes of Batess own family history in this novel/5(1). The Poachers Son By: Paul Doiron Characters Mike Bowditch: Game warden, "regular guy detective", main charachter Jack Bowditch: Mike's father, lives at Rum pond, responsible for at least 3 murders, kills himself Brenda (BJ): younger than Mike and dating Jack, femme fatale.

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Since the last time he saw his father two years ago, he’s become a Game Warden—a slap in the face to both his poacher father and his girlfriend, Sarah Harris, who left Mike when she realized he was never going to go to law school.

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Doiron skillfully melds an outdoor adventure with a personal story of families. "The Poacher's Son" moves at a brisk pace with unpredictable but realistic twists that reach a crescendo at the shocking finale.

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Library available at Half Price Books® The Poacher's Son. by Doiron, Paul. After his hard-drinking poacher father becomes the prime suspect in the murder of a local cop, Mike Bowditch, with the help of a retired pilot, journeys deep into the Maine wilderness to find his fugitive kin--and the real killer.

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Taut and engrossing, it represents the first in a series featuring Mike Bowditch. Set in the wilds of Maine, this is an explosive tale of an estranged son thrust into the hunt for a murderous fugitive—his own father.