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Martin, Allana

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Works: 14 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 2,737 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
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Publications by Allana Martin
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Most widely held works by Allana Martin
Death of a healing woman by Allana Martin( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 619 libraries worldwide
The owner of a trading post on the Mexican border, Texana Jones, investigates the murder of a healing woman of the Spanish-Indian culture. The sheriff blames the death on random violence by drug smugglers, but Texana finds that too pat and her investigation leads to a more original killer. A first novel
Death of a myth maker by Allana Martin( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in English and held by 466 libraries worldwide
Seeking refuge at the Palsano Hotel in Marfa, trading-post owner Texana Jones and her veterinarian husband Clay become embroiled in a dangerous scheme to help a possible killer escape arrest, while an out-of-control brush fire crosses the border from Mexico to threaten a nearby town
Death of a saint maker by Allana Martin( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 426 libraries worldwide
Just inside the Mexican border, an artist is killed by a dog while carving statues of saints for a chapel. When sleuth Texana Jones discovers the artist was a drug dealer and was hiding drugs in the statues, the question arises, who ordered the dog to kill
Death of the last villista by Allana Martin( Book )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and held by 411 libraries worldwide
Original filming of a movie about Pancho Villa was marred by tragedy when an actor was murdered. Years later, film crews filming a special about Pancho begin to face problems of their own, and Texana discovers the deeper evil behind the old murder
Death of the river master by Allana Martin( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in English and held by 393 libraries worldwide
When the unpopular head of the International Boundary and Water commission is murdered, Texana Jones finds herself struggling to solve the crime in order to save her husband, who has been falsely accused
Death of an evangelista by Allana Martin( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
While visiting the Mexican side of the border, sleuth and trading post owner Texana Jones investigates the murder of a German officer whom she discovers with a stuck knife. Lots of border lore
Death of the river master [a Texana Jones mystery] by Allana Martin( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 48 libraries worldwide
In the Chihuahuan desert near the Texas-Mexico border, Texana Jones runs an isolated trading post. One afternoon during a jalapeño pepper eating contest, a boy enters the shack and announces that his father--The River Master--has been murdered. Soon Texana's own husband, Clay, is accused of the crime. Now they must find out who's trying to frame him, and why
Death of a River Master by Allana Martin( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Death of a healthy woman by Allana Martin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Texana Jones operates a trading post on the Mexican-American border. She is still mourning the death of two friends when she finds the body of a third, healer Rhea Fair. The authorities blame drug couriers. As Texana investigates, an outbreak of rabies spreads through the countryside
Death of a River Master by Allana Martin( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Death of a healing woman by Allana Martin( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Texana Jones operates a trading post on the Mexican-American border. She is still mourning the death of two friends when she finds the body of a third, healer Rhea Fair. The authorities blame drug couriers. As Texana investigates, and outbreak of rabies spreads through the countryside
Death of the Last Villista : Texana Jones Mystery Series, Book 5 by Allana Martin( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
In 1961, a Hollywood movie company came to tiny Polvo, Texas, to film a movie about Pancho Villa. However, the film was dogged with trouble: a man was found murdered on an island in the middle of the Rio Grande and the case was never solved.Now, forty years later, trading post owner Texana Jones is hosting a video crew making a special celebrating the film's anniversary. Most of the townspeople are excited by this event, but some want nothing to do with the project. On the day the townspeople gather to meet the actors, the RV belonging to actor Dane Anthony catches fire and explodes. Is it an accident or arson? And who is the mysterious river watcher in the camouflage suit? While Texana's veterinarian husband Clay fights to save several abandoned horses, Texana searches in the past for a key to the present danger. She makes some startling discoveries about her own family and about the conflicting presence of the movie people forty years earlier. But, when a local child goes missing, Texana relies on a freelance reporter to help her discover who is behind the threats and whether or not the death of the Villista is connected to present day events. As the past and present converge, Texana slowly begins to uncover a motive for all the evil, but has she done it in time to prevent further tragedy?
Death of a Myth Maker : Texana Jones Mystery Series, Book 4 by Allana Martin( file )
1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
When trading post owner Texana Jones and her veterinarian husband Clay take refuge at the Paisano Hotel in Marfa, they again cross paths with danger. Texana is begged by a rancher to help a possible killer escape arrest. In this fourth in the borderland series, murder and its resolution play out amid the mixed Anglo and Hispanic culture of the trading post and the river. As usual the most convincing married pair in mystery are aided by a charming cast of eccentrics
 
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