Pigeon fans, rejoice! The National Park Ranger/sleuth returns to
bookstores after a three-year hiatus by her creator, Nevada Barr.
Barr moved to New Orleans just before Hurricane Katrina and took
time off from fictional danger and suspense to be a real-life
observer of Mother Nature and to clean up and repair her damaged
home. She’s back with what may be the best Anna Pigeon
adventure in her long string of successes.
The setting for WINTER STUDY is not New Orleans, however. The
adventurous Anna returns to Isle Royale on the north shoreline of
Lake Superior in the dead of winter, with mixed