Hanging Falls: A Timber Creek K-9 Mystery

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Crooked Lane Books
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6.4 X 9.3 X 1.1 inches | 1.2 pounds

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About the Author
Margaret Mizushima is the author of the award-winning and internationally published Timber Creek K-9 Mysteries. She serves as president for the Rocky Mountain Chapter of Mystery Writers of America, was elected the 2019 Writer of the Year by Rocky Mountain Fiction Writers, and is also a member of Northern Colorado Writers, Sisters in Crime, Pikes Peak Writers, and Women Writing the West. She lives in Colorado on a small ranch with her veterinarian husband where they raised two daughters and a multitude of animals. She can be found on Facebook/AuthorMargaretMizushima, Twitter @margmizu, Instagram at margmizu, and her website at www.margaretmizushima.com.
Praise for Hanging Falls
"[A] solid sixth outing...Fascinating information about the training and handling of police dogs."
--Publishers Weekly

"An imperfect heroine and her beloved canine sidekick: What's not to like?"
--Kirkus Reviews

"Rich in human interest and guaranteed to delight every dog lover, especially fans of Robert Crais's K-9 Maggie, and Paula Munier's bomb-sniffing Elvis."

"Readers who follow Mattie and Robo will be eager for the updated story line."
--Library Journal

"Full of twists and turns, the reader will be hard-pressed to leave it alone until the final page."
--North Forty News

"Coherent and reliable and easy to read, meanwhile delivering complex murder cases and interrelationships."
--New York Journal of Books

"A beautifully scripted and inherently riveting mystery."
--Midwest Book Review

"Another solid chapter in the K-9 series with twists and turns that you won't see coming."
--Red Carpet Crash

"Captivating...Mizushima has a way with words."
--Cozy Mystery Book Reviews

"Hanging Falls is an exceptional mystery, with stunning descriptions, authentic characters, and numerous revelations in store for the thoughtful, engaging Mattie Cobb. Margaret Mizushima has a powerful gift for creating suspense; the adventures of Mattie and her K9 partner Robo are absolutely riveting."
--Cynthia Kuhn, author of the Agatha-award-winning Lila Maclean Academic mysteries

Praise for the Timber Creek K-9 Mysteries:
"Both the human and animal characters feel authentic."
--The Washington Times

"Mizushima has a gift when it comes to crafting immersive settings."
--Associated Press

"I can't wait for the next adventure from these dynamic partnerships."
--Anne Hillerman, New York Times best-selling author of the Manuelito, Chee, Leaphorn mysteries

"Robo's brilliance is matched only by Mizushima's own keen intelligence as she weaves a complex tale of family love and conflict set deep in the Colorado mountains."
--Scott Graham, National Outdoor Award-winning author of Arches Enemy

"As always, Mizushima's knowledge and attention to detail shine through."
--Barbara Nickless, Wall Street Journal and Amazon Charts bestselling author of Ambush

"Combining a police procedural with Mattie's personal story creates an anxiety-inducing novel that will remind readers of Nevada Barr's books."
--Library Journal

"Fans who miss Virginia Lanier's 'Bloodhound' series, and readers who relish strong female characters and procedurals with a strong sense of place will want to get better acquainted with Mattie and Robo."
--Library Journal

"Will tug the heartstrings of every dog lover."
--Booklist starred review

"Winning heroine...A realistic view of how a K-9 team works, treating Robo as an important character, but never stooping to anthropomorphism."
--Publishers Weekly starred review

"Mizushima does an excellent job of developing [Mattie and Robo] as characters, allowing readers to feel a personal connection to them both."
--RT Book Reviews, Top Pick

"Heart-pounding action and strong, three dimensional characters."
--David Thurlo, co-author of the Ella Clah, Copper Canyon, and Charlie Henry mysteries

"With plenty of outdoor action, comparing Margaret Mizushima to Nevada Barr and C.J. Box is apt."
--Mark Stevens, author of the award-winning Trapline and Lake of Fire