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Nts a different set of dangers than Amy Raye has planned for and she finds herself on the verge of the precarious edge that she's flirted with her entire life When Amy Raye doesn't return to camp ranger Pru Hathaway and her dog respond to the missing person's call After an unexpected snowfall and few leads the operation turns into a search and recovery Pru though is not resigned to that The she learns about the woman for whom she is searching and about. Women represent the fastest growing demographic among North America s bow hunters make room guys the fairer sex is joining ranksIn this adventurous Tour de Force novel Amy Raye Latour and Pru Hathaway are both fleeting champions in the wilderness Both women are driven with purpose with an endurance to go beyond their limitationsphysically mentally emotionally and spiritually The wilderness becomes dangerous but the surroundings the landscape in its vastness alone is absolutely breathtaking At times I felt my own feet touching the earth under my feet in those woods Amy Raye is the bow and arrow hunter who is missing Her husband and two young children are back home We learn early hints of problems in their marriage yet the reader has the sense that her husband fully supports his wife s hunting passion even though he himself can t stand any type of violence or guns in the house of any kind Before Amy goes missingwe are immediately wondering what s up with she and another man Kenny one of two of the other male hunters she is with Their relationship is not 100% clear but it doesn t sound like it s one that supports a thriving happy marriage with her husbandI didn t want to jump to conclusions too uickly The woman is missing freezing cold and hungry Pru works for the Bureau of Land Management as an archaeological law enforcement ranger with the only certified search and rescue dog Kona in the county She lives with her teenage son Early in the story soon after Amy Raye is missing Pru has a flashback memory that had me on the edge of my seat a memory involving her son I knew at this moment I was in for a spine tingling ride because we hadn t even started with the haunting current conditions in the present The blending of past memories for both women while dealing with their current situations brings their vulnerability to the surface We get deep into their psyches both having suffered traumatic events Deeper into the wilderness riveting suspense awareness arises for both Pru and Amy Raye that demonstrates their essential sense of truth and self Their perseverance under extraordinary conditions brings hope and healing Thank You to Berkley Publishing Netgalley and especially to the author Diane Les BecuetsAwesome Book

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Breaking Wild

Amy Raye's past the she suspects that Amy Raye might yet be alive Pru's own search becomes an obsession for a woman whose life is just as mysterious as the clues she has left behind As the novel follows Amy Raye and Pru in alternating threads Breaking Wild assumes the white knuckled pace of a thriller laying bare Amy Raye's ultimate reckoning with the secrets of her life and Pru's dogged pursuit of the woman who against all odds she believes she can fin. Absolutely riveting story of two woman one Amy Raye Latour who gets lost in the Colorado wilderness as she tracks an elk she wounded while hunting and two Pru Hathaway a ranger who sets out to find Amy Raye Both women have compelling histories that are interwoven with the search and rescue narrative I think though the real star of this book is nature itself Les Becuets is a wonderful writer and I was completely engrossed by the beauty and sheer savagery of the mountains and forests of Colorado in winterThis is an extremely suspenseful and harrowing read most definitely not a book you put down and walk away from Pick a weekend where you have some time to devote to reading and get ready for a thrill ride Never once will you be sure what is going to happen Very well done loved it

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In captivating prose Diane Les Becuets tells the story of one woman missing in the Colorado wilderness and another bent on discovering the missing woman's whereabouts in an unforgettably moving and thrilling literary debutIt is the last weekend of the season for Amy Raye Latour to get away Driven to spend days alone in the wilderness Amy Raye mother of two is compelled by the uiet and the rush of nature But this time her venture into a remote area prese. DecisionsWe all make them every second of the day But do we honestly weigh the impact upon those we love Like the pebble thrown carelessly into the pondthe concentric circles seem to go on foreverAmy Ray Latour ventures out on an elk hunt during the last weekend of the season with two male hunting companions Colorado wilds are just the place for an avid bow hunter and Amy is not going to lose a second of opportunity In the wee hours of the morning Amy takes out on her own well before her hunting buddies have even stirred Her uick decisions and preparations may come back to haunt herWhen Amy fails to show up at the camp site Pru Hathaway and her dog are called in for the search Pru is an archaeological law enforcement ranger who is certified in search and rescue operations with her well trained dog Kona The hunt for Amy begins and every resource is being employedNow hear me out This is not just a hunters only kind of read You will come to know the backstory on both Amy and Pru Two completely different women with two completely different lifestyles But it s back to those decisions once again It s the impact of the road not taken or perhaps the impact of the actual road tread upon in life What unravels in the telling of this tale will hold you steady and engaged but it will also find you breathing harder and shaking your head in frustration at times It s all on the givingreceiving side of life Yes those decisionsIn truth I found myself exasperated with Amy at times as a fellow hiker and outdoors person Choices once again went out the window with both women And yet the writing is superb Les Becuets infuses the storyline with her knowledge and her research The words flow with emotions and the heavy human element visits us time and time again Zip through technical jargon if you must but don t lose what is at the core herepainful human transgressionsI was locked into this book I walked both sides of the street in loving and disliking the main characters all at the same time Now that is the key feature of a very talented author Keep me engaged in the story and send my emotional scale registering highs and lows You sold me Diane Les Becuets I am so awaiting your next offering


10 thoughts on “Breaking Wild

  1. says:

    i got this book from netgalley thank you netgalley and i read it wayyy back in october when i was helping my dad move the netgalley archive date wasn't until march so i thought i have plenty of time to review it but between various holidays and mood swings and whatnot i kept putting it off and when i finally went to check my notes and bookmarks yesterday i realized that the netgalley archive date has NOTHING TO DO with

  2. says:

    35 A adventure story a survival story and a story about two very strong women Pru is raising a teenage son alone is in charge of maintaining the integrity of archeological sites but often is also called in for search and rescue Amy hunting with two men is a bow and arrow hunter going out alone to being down an elk She doesn't returnWe learn the woman's back stories as they take turns relating their stories I admit to ha

  3. says:

    DecisionsWe all make them every second of the day But do we honestly weigh the impact upon those we love? Like the pebble

  4. says:

    Women represent the fastest growing demographic among North America's bow hunters make room guys the fairer sex is joining ranksIn this adventurous Tour de Force novel Amy Raye Latour and Pru Hathaway are both fleeting champions in the wilderness Both women are driven with purpose with an endurance to go beyond

  5. says:

    This review can also be found at Carole's Random Life45 StarsI thought that this was a great book I love a good survival story so the blurb really caught my attention This book was most certainly a survival story but it was so much th

  6. says:

    Exceptional Read on so I can tell you why The Hook I couldn’t resist Berkley’s pre publishing description or my GR friend Patty's review of this titleThe Line While other girls turned sweet sixteen she learned how to field dress a deer”The Sinker – Epigram We can never break free from the dark and degrading past Let us see life again nevertheless in the words of Isaac Babelas a meadow over which women and horses wander MA

  7. says:

    Absolutely riveting story of two woman one Amy Raye Latour who gets lost in the Colorado wilderness as she tracks an elk she wounded while hunting and two Pru Hathaway a ranger who sets out to find Amy Raye Both women have compelling histories that are interwoven with the search and rescue narrative I think though the re

  8. says:

    I truly enjoyed this uniue novel by Diane Les Becuets featuring two women Amy Ray Latour a bow hunter in pursuit of elk; and Pru Hathaway the search and rescue ranger who with her dog Kona searches for Amy when she disappears during a camping tripThe novel is told in alternating chapters from both Amy and Pru's point of view and also goes back in forth in time so the reader learns about each woman's childhood young adul

  9. says:

    A taut literary thriller with fierce characters a breathtaking setting and nuanced beautiful prose? Sign me the hell up Diane Les Becuets has crafted an exceptional novel that strips the layers of human emotion to the barest instincts of survival She pins the reader to a map of northwest Colorado and holds her fa

  10. says:

    The first part of this book was a bit slow and tedious to me but I am so glad I stuck with it because the 2nd half was very good It is a book about two women who come from a rustic way of life hunting hiking spending time in the woods working with horses I can't imagine being out in the woods and having to care for myse

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