FULL CRY

By: BROWN, RITA

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In the third novel of her captivating foxhunting series, Rita Mae Brown welcomes readers back for a final tour of a world where most business is conducted on horseback-and stables are de rigueur for even the smallest of estates. Here, in the wealth-studded hills of Jefferson County, Virginia, even evil rides a mount.
The all-important New Year's Hunt commences amid swirling light snow. It is the last formal hunt of the season; therefore, participation is required no matter how hungover riders are from toasting the midnight before. On this momentous occasion, "Sister" Jane Arnold, master of the foxhounds, announces her new joint master and the new president of the Jefferson Hunt. And her choices will prove to be no less than shocking.
The day's festivities are quickly marred, though, by what appears on the surface to be an unrelated tragedy. Sam Lorillard, former shining star and Harvard Law School alum, lies dead of a stab wound on a baggage cart at the old train station, surrounded by the outcasts and vagabonds who composed his social circle at the end of life. No one can remember when Sam started drinking, but the downward spiral was swift-and seemingly deadly.
Murder is followed by scandal when Sister Jane discovers dishonest hunting practices going on in a neighboring club. Unsure whether to turn a blind eye or report the infringement to the proper authority, Sister and her huntsman, Shaker Crown, decide to investigate a little further, with the help of their trusty hounds. But when they come a little too close to the staggering truth-and uncover an unforeseen connection to Lorillard's murder-they realize they might not survive to see the next New Year's Hunt.
Intricate, witty, and full of the varied voices of creatures both great and small, "Full Cry" is an astute reminder that even those with the bluest of blood still bleed red.

Title: FULL CRY

Author Name: BROWN, RITA

Categories: Literature, Fiction, Short Story Collections and Author Bios,

ISBN Number: 0345465199

ISBN Number 13: 9780345465191

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: GOOD / VERY GOOD

Seller ID: 106350

Description: C2003 HARDCOVER IN DUST JACKET, MODERATE WEAR [11/2003] [BROWN, RITA]

Keywords: C2003 HARDCOVER IN DUST JACKET, MODERATE WEAR,