Destroyer Angel: An Anna Pigeon Novel (Anna Pigeon Mysteries)
by Nevada Barr
Top ten New York Times bestseller, Nevada Barr, returns with the latest riveting Anna Pigeon novel - a vacation trip to the Iron Range in Minnesota.... which goes harrowingly wrong.
Anna Pigeon, a ranger for the U.S. Park Services, sets off on vacation—an autumn canoe trip in the to the Iron Range in upstate Minnesota. With Anna is her friend Heath, a paraplegic; Heath’s fifteen-year-old daughter, Elizabeth; Leah, a wealthy designer of outdoor equipment; and her daughter, Katie, who is thirteen. For Heath and Leah, this is a shakedown cruise to test a new cutting edge line of camping equipment. The equipment, designed by Leah, will make camping and canoeing more accessible to disabled outdoorsmen.
On their second night out, Anna goes off on her own for a solo evening float on the Fox River. When she comes back, she finds that four thugs, armed with rifles, pistols, and knives, have taken the two women and their teenaged daughters captive. With limited resources and no access to the outside world, Anna has only two days to rescue them before her friends are either killed or flown out of the country, in Destroyer Angel by Nevada Barr.
Series: Anna Pigeon Mysteries (Book 18)
Hardcover: 352 pages
Publisher: Minotaur Books (April 1, 2014)
Official Website: http://www.nevadabarr.com/
Nevada Barr is the 2010 and the 12th recipient of the Robin W. Winks Award, given annually to people and/or organizations recognized for enhancing public understanding of the National Parks.
About the Author
NEVADA BARR is a novelist, actor, and artist best known for her New York Times bestselling, award-winning mystery series featuring Anna Pigeon. A former National Park Service Ranger, she currently lives with her husband in New Orleans, Louisiana.