Mountain Rampage

Mountain Rampage

A National Park Mystery

Book - 2015
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Baker & Taylor
After his brother-in-law is accused of murder in a Colorado national park, archaeologist Chuck Bender must use all his wits to find the real killer, in the second novel of the series following Canyon Sacrifice. Original.

Perseus Publishing
Archaeologist Chuck Bender outwits an unknown killer in Colorado's Rocky Mountain National Park when his brother–in–law is accused of murder.

"A fast–paced mystery set in the majestic country around Estes Park, with dozens of quirks and turns…Graham brings his knowledge of mountains and climbing into play as his hero, Bender, scales mountains and rappels down mine shafts."

"Graham's clever tale is tailor–made for those who prefer their mysteries under blue skies…"

"Description and dialogue balance to bring both the rounded characters and the Rocky Mountain setting alive in this tale of danger, death, and intrigue…Scott Graham has created a satisfying and suspenseful adventure."

"[Mountain Rampage] combines archaeology education, family relationships, outdoor adventure and taut mystery."

"Filled with murder and mayhem, jealousy and good detective work—set against a stunning Colorado backdrop—Mountain Rampage is an exciting, non–stop read. I look forward to more good tales from this talented author."
ANNE HILLERMAN, New York Times bestselling author of Spider Woman's Daughter

"In Mountain Rampage, Scott Graham delivers taut writing, solid plot twists, a cast of interesting characters, and an appealing protagonist both men and women will love. Get ready for a leave–you–breathless high country southwestern adventure."
MICHAEL MCGARRITY, New York Times bestselling author of Hard Country and Backlands

"Move over Nevada Barr—clean prose and confident storytelling combine to make Scott Graham's second Chuck Bender/National Park Mystery Series novel a must–read for fans of Western outdoor fiction and for mystery lovers everywhere."
CHUCK GREAVES, author of Hush Money, Green–Eyed Lady, and The Last Heir

"In archaeologist Chuck Bender, Scott Graham has created a flawed, all-too-human, and memorable investigator who had me rooting for him to the end."
MARGARET COEL, author of Night of the White Buffalo

In the riveting second installment of the National Park Mystery Series, archaeologist Chuck Bender finds himself and his young wife and stepdaughters in the crosshairs of an unknown killer when he defends his brother-in-law from false accusations of murder in the brutal slaying of a resort worker in Rocky Mountain National Park.

Scott Graham is author of Canyon Sacrifice: A National Park Mystery and Extreme Kids, winner of the National Outdoor Book Award. He is an avid outdoorsman and amateur archaeologist who enjoys hunting, rock climbing, skiing, backpacking, mountaineering, river rafting, and whitewater kayaking with his wife, an emergency physician, and their two sons. Graham lives in Durango, Colorado.

& Taylor

After his brother-in-law is accused of murder in a Colorado national park, archaeologist Chuck Bender must use all his wits to find the real killer.

Publisher: Salt Lake City, Utah : Torrey House Press, 2015
Edition: First Torrey House Press edition
ISBN: 9781937226459
Branch Call Number: Mystery Graham
Characteristics: 269 pages ; 21 cm


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