Walt doubts a confession of murder in this vel from the New York Times bestselling author of The Cold Dish and Dry Bones, the fifth in the Longmire Series, the basis forthe hit Netflix original series LONGMIRE Craig Johnson'sThe Highwaymanand An Obvious Fact are w available from Viking.Fans of Ace Atkins, Nevada Barr and Robert B. Parker will love The Dark Horse is the fifth installment in New York Times bestselling author Craig Johnson's Longmire Mystery Series, the basis for LONGMIRE, the hit Netflix original drama series. Wade Barsad, a man with a dubious past and a gift for making enemies, burned his wife Mary's horses in their barn; in retribution, she shot him in the head six times, or so the story goes. But Sheriff Walt Longmire doesn't believe Mary's confession and is determined to dig deeper. Unpinning his star to pose as an insurance investigator, Walt visits the Barsad ranch and discovers that everyone in town--including a beautiful Guetemalan bartender and a rancher with a taste for liquor--had a reason for wanting Wade dead.
Craig Johnsonis theNew York Timesbestselling author of the Longmire mysteries, the basis for the hit Netflix original seriesLongmire. He is the recipient of the Western Writers of America Spur Award for fiction, the Mountains and Plains Booksellers Award for fiction, the Nouvel Observateur Prix du Roman Noir, and the Prix SNCF du Polar. His novellaSpirit of Steamboatwas the first One Book Wyoming selection. He lives in Ucross, Wyoming, population twenty-five.