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Doss, James D.

Overview
Works: 44 works in 220 publications in 2 languages and 20,407 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery stories 
Classifications: PS3554.O75, 813.54
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Publications about James D Doss
Publications by James D Doss
Most widely held works by James D Doss
White shell woman : a Charlie Moon mystery by James D Doss( Book )
16 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,396 libraries worldwide
The two sandstone monoliths towering over the southern Colorado landscape are wrapped in ancient mystery. To the local tribes, they are the Twin War Gods, sons of the moon goddess, White Shell Woman. Legends tell of strange happenings in their shadows, of lost treasure and Anasazi blood sacrifice. But it is a much more recent history that troubles former Ute policeman-turned-rancher Charlie Moon, specifically the fresh corpse of a young Native American woman unearthed at an archaeological dig
Grandmother spider : a Charlie Moon mystery by James D Doss( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
"A lawman with a hardy appetite for life and an unshakable faith in the explicable and rational, Charlie Moon has never taken his grumpy aunt Daisy's visions and premonitions seriously. He is especially skeptical of the old woman's stories about "Grandmother Spider," a gargantuan avenging arachnid that alledly rises up out of Navajo Lake in search of human prey. But on April first, in the still, utter darkness of the Colorado night, Daisy and her young ward, Sarah, see something striding across the Canon del Espiritu." -- Jacket
Three sisters by James D Doss( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,343 libraries worldwide
With the help of his aunt Daisy Perika, a Ute shaman, part-time tribal investigator Charlie Moon and his friend, Granite Creek, Colorado, police chief Scott Parris, investigate the vicious murder of a woman, one of three daughters of a wealthy rancher
The witch's tongue by James D Doss( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,302 libraries worldwide
In the wake of mysterious crimes that have the local police and the FBI baffled, Charlie Moon travels to a Ute reservation in southern Colorado to discover a link between a disappearance, a museum burglary, and an assault on a police officer
Stone butterfly by James D Doss( Book )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in English and held by 1,284 libraries worldwide
Called in by his aunt, Ute tribal elder Daisy Perika, when she experiences a terrifying vision of unnatural death, Charlie Moon, aided by FBI Special Agent Lila Mae McTeague, investigates the killing of an elderly Nevada man
Snake dreams by James D Doss( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,266 libraries worldwide
Ute rancher and part-time tribal investigator Charlie Moon's plans for marital bliss with FBI Special Agent Lila Mae McTeague are put on hold thanks to Charlie's cantankerous aunt, her sixteen-year-old niece, and their visions of a brutally murdered woman
Shadow man by James D Doss( Book )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 1,245 libraries worldwide
When a local prosecutor is killed by a sniper while dining at an exclusive Granite Creek, Colorado, restaurant, a nearby witness who claims that the bullet had been intended for him hires Charlie Moon to uncover the truth
The Shaman's game : a mystery by James D Doss( Book )
13 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and held by 1,222 libraries worldwide
On an Indian reservation, policeman Charlie Moon probes the death of three dancers during a sun dance. The sun dance is strenuous work and the official verdict is that they died of natural causes but Moon's aunt, a shaman dreamt a witch was responsible
The widow's revenge by James D Doss( Book )
8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Rancher and sometime tribal investigator Charlie Moon gets the call when the widow Montoya starts fussing about witches. When no one listens to her concerns, she takes matters into her own hands, and winds up a corpse
Dead soul by James D Doss( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
Investigating the death of a fellow tribe member, Charlie Moon hopes that the victim's senator boss will be forthcoming with information and wonders how the disappearance of a young college student may be related
A dead man's tale by James D Doss( Book )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,139 libraries worldwide
Struggling with hard times on his Colorado ranch, Charlie Moon becomes involved in a potentially lucrative wager between his best friend, police chief Scott Parish, and self-proclaimed psychic investor Samuel Reed, who bets that Parish will not be able to prevent Reed's imminent murder
The shaman's bones by James D Doss( Book )
15 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 1,086 libraries worldwide
The theft of a shaman's sacred objects and a murder set the stage for a cross-cultural investigation by two policemen, one white, the other Indian. The setting is a reservation in Colorado
Coffin man by James D Doss( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
Contacted by a frantic Wanda Naranjo to track down her missing sixteen-year-old, eight-months-pregnant daughter, Colorado rancher and part-time tribal investigator Charlie Moon races against time to save the girl
The night visitor : a shaman mystery by James D Doss( Book )
13 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 1,034 libraries worldwide
Charlie Moon of the Southern Ute Police Department investigates a disappearance that seems to be connected to a mammoth skeleton unearthed on a local dude ranch. Charlie's aunt, a shaman, is haunted by a spiritual muystery
The shaman sings by James D Doss( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in English and held by 1,031 libraries worldwide
Police Chief Scott Parris' investigation of a graduate student's murder, the first in his three years in the small Colorado city of Granite Creek, is helped by a journalist and an aged Ute shaman
The shaman laughs by James D Doss( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 915 libraries worldwide
Police chief Parris Scott and shaman Daisy Perika are joined by Perika's nephew Ute police officer Charlie Moon in an investigation of the murder and mutilation of sheep and prize bulls
The old gray wolf by James D Doss( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
Accidentally causing the death of a purse snatcher with ties to the mob, tribal investigator and Colorado rancher Charlie Moon and his friend, Chief of Police Scott Parris, are targeted by the thief's vengeful family in a case that is complicated by FBI meddling and a rookie private investigator
Engineer's guide to high-temperature superconductivity by James D Doss( Book )
6 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
An electrothermal technique for the alteration of corneal curvature by James D Doss( Book )
1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
La rivière des âmes perdues : roman by James D Doss( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in French and held by 19 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ドス, ジェイムズ・D
Languages
English (182)
French (4)
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