Publication: St Martin's Press, 1981, New York
First edition. Author's first mystery. Uncorrected proofs. Near fine in printed wrappers. Al Barnes, a Seattle policeman, decides to take a job as a small-town deputy sheriff in Montana. He's looking forward to the slower pace and the tranquility. What he doesn't expect is to be investigating two grisly axe murders!
Inventory Number: 12406