Published June 1990
by Tandem Library .
Written in English
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In Listening Woman, Leaphorn faces his usual inter-tangled mess of events: being nearly run over by a maniac, the theft of a helicopter, and two unsolved deaths in a remote corner of the reservation. The joy of this book is its window into Leaphorn's mind as he There are few things as satisfying as looking into the methodical mind of Detective /5. "Listening Woman" is typical Tony Hillerman: a thrilling adventure in Navajo country, told from a Navajo's point of view and written by one who knows the lingo. The book begins with the totally impossible and progresses to a satisfying grand finale that couldn't be topped by a hot celebration on the 4th of July!/5(5). The Listening Woman, accompanied by her niece, Anna Atcitty, goes a short distance from Tso's hogan where she listens for instruction regarding what "sings" must be performed to restore Hosteen Tso to health, but sees a vision of darkness engulfing Tso. By the time she returns to the hut, both Tso and Anna have been murdered. Listening Woman Book Summary and Study Guide. Tony Hillerman Booklist Tony Hillerman Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Listening Woman; This is the third of Tony Hillerman's Leaphorn mysteries. Listening Woman, a blind Navajo healer, is tending to Old Man Tso in order to find out what has been ailing him as of late. While she is.
The blind shaman called Listening Woman speaks of witches and restless spirits, of supernatural evil unleashed. But Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police is sure the monster who savagely slaughtered an old man and a teenage girl was the solution to a horrific 4/4(26). Listening Woman (Book): Hillerman, Tony: The blind shaman called Listening Woman speaks of witches and restless spirits, of supernatural evil unleashed. But Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police is sure the monster who slaughtered an old man and a teenage girl was human. BEST TONY HILLERMAN BOOKS. Three of the most popular Lee Child novels in his Leaphorn & Chee series include are: Listening Woman: The third novel by Tony Hillerman is one of the most popular in the series. It is an incredible novel of detective mastery and aptitude, which follows the gory murder of a teenage girl and an old man. This detailed literature summary also contains Topics for Discussion and a Free Quiz on Listening Woman by Tony Hillerman. This study guide consists of approx. 34 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more – everything you need /5.
The blind shaman called Listening Woman speaks of witches and restless spirits, of supernatural evil unleashed. But Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police is sure the monster who savagely slaughtered an old man and a teenage girl was human. Get this from a library! Listening woman. [Tony Hillerman] -- A corpse whose palms and soles have been "scalped" is only the first in a series of disturbing clues: an airplane's mysterious crash in the nighttime desert, a bizarre attack on a windmill, a. Listening Woman Summary. Hosteen Tso is an elderly Navajo who has asked for the services of Margaret Cigaret, also known as the Listening Woman, or Blind Eyes. Margaret is now at the hogan of Hosteen Tso, where she is conducting a "reading" to determine which of the traditional Navajo "sings" will be required by Tso. The state police and FBI are baffled when an old man and a teenage girl are brutally murdered. The blind Navajo Listening Woman speaks of ghosts and of witches. But Lieutenant Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police knows his people as well as /5().