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Charles James (C.J.) Box Jr. is an American author of more than twenty novels. Box is the author of the Joe Pickett series, as well as several stand-alone novels, and a collection of short stories. The novels have been translated into 27 languages. Over ten million copies of his novels have been sold in the U.S. alone. The first novel in his Joe Pickett series, Open Season, was included in The New York Times list of "Notable Books" of 2001. Open Season, Blue Heaven, Nowhere To Run, and The Highway have been optioned for film and television, the latter being adapted into the television drama series Big Sky, which debuted in November 2020. In March 2016, Off The Grid debuted at #1 on The New York Times Best Seller list. Personal life and education Box is a Wyoming native and currently lives in the state. He grew up in the city of Casper. Box graduated with a degree in Mass Communications from the University of Denver. Awards For Open Season, Box won the Anthony Award, the Macavity Award, the Gumshoe Award, and the Barry Award, all in the Best First Novel category. Prix Calibre 38 Award (France) Blue Heaven, his first stand-alone novel, won the Edgar Award for Best Mystery Novel of 2008. 2008 "BIG WYO" Award from Wyoming Tourism 2010 Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Association Award 2016 Western Heritage Award for Literature by the National Cowboy MuseumBibliography Joe Pickett novels Open Season (Putnam, July 2001) ISBN 978-0-399-14748-7 Savage Run (Putnam, June 2002) ISBN 978-0-399-14887-3 Winterkill (Putnam, May 2003) ISBN 978-0-425-19595-6 Trophy Hunt (Putnam, June 2004) ISBN 978-0-399-15200-9 Out of Range (Putnam, May 2005) ISBN 978-0-399-15291-7 In Plain Sight (Putnam, May 2006) ISBN 978-0-399-15360-0 Free Fire (Putnam, May 2007) ISBN 978-0-399-15427-0 Blood Trail (Putnam, May 2008) ISBN 978-0-399-15488-1 Below Zero (Putnam, June 2009) ISBN 978-0-399-15575-8 Nowhere to Run (Putnam, April 2010) ISBN 978-0-399-15645-8 Cold Wind (Putnam, March 2011) ISBN 978-0-399-15735-6 Force of Nature (Putnam, March 2012) ISBN 978-0-399-15826-1 Breaking Point (Putnam, March 2013) ISBN 978-0-399-16075-2 Stone Cold (Putnam, March 2014) ISBN 978-0-399-16076-9 Endangered (Putnam, March 2015) ISBN 978-0-399-16077-6 Off the Grid (Putnam, March 2016) ISBN 978-0-399-17660-9 Vicious Circle (Putnam, March 2017) ISBN 978-0-399-17661-6 The Disappeared (Putnam, March 2018) ISBN 978-0-399-17662-3 Wolf Pack (Putnam, March 2019) ISBN 978-0-525-53819-6 Long Range (Putnam, March 2020) ISBN 978-0-525-53823-3 Dark Sky (Putnam, March 2021) ISBN 978-0-525-53827-1Cassie Dewell novels The Highway (St. Martin's Minotaur, July 2013) ISBN 978-0-312-58320-0 Badlands (St. Martin's Minotaur, July 2015) ISBN 9780312583217 Paradise Valley (St. Martin's Minotaur, July 2017) ISBN 9781250051042 The Bitterroots (St. Martin's Minotaur, August 2019) ISBN 9781250051059Stand-alone novels Blue Heaven (St. Martin's Minotaur, January 2008) ISBN 978-0-312-36570-7 Three Weeks to Say Goodbye (St. Martin's Minotaur, January 2009) ISBN 978-0-312-36572-1 Back of Beyond (St. Martin's Minotaur, August 2011) ISBN 978-0-312-36574-5 Pronghorns of the Third Reich (Head of Zeus, April 2014) ISBN 978-1-781-85826-4Short stories Shots Fired: Stories from Joe Pickett Country (Putnam, July 2014) ISBN 978-0-399-15858-2(Included in Shots Fired) Dull Knife (2005) ("A Joe Pickett Story") The Master Falconer (2006) Le Sauvage Noble (2007)References External links C. J. Box's website 2011 Interview in Shotsmag Ezine - "In the Spotlight" Reader's Digest Select Editions interview. C. J. Box papers at the University of Wyoming - American Heritage Center Profile on the Macmillan Speakers Bureau website . Discover the C J Box popular books. Find the top 100 most popular C J Box books.

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Piégés dans le Yellowstone book summary, reviews and downlod

Piégés dans le Yellowstone

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Cody Hoyt, flic en délicatesse avec sa hiérarchie déjà croisé dans Trois semaines pour un adieu, a un petit problème avec l'alcool. Le jour où son " parrain " aux Alcooliques a...

Blood Trail book summary, reviews and downlod

Blood Trail

4.5/5$9.99

It's elk season in the Rockies, but a different kind of hunter is stalking prey in this novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Joe Pickett series. Game war...

Dull Knife: A Joe Pickett Short Story book summary, reviews and downlod

Dull Knife: A Joe Pickett Short Story

4/5$2.99

A chilling short story of death and retribution featuring Joe Pickett from New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box. On a high mountain lake in Wyoming, game wa...

The Bitterroots book summary, reviews and downlod

The Bitterroots

4/5$9.99

A riveting new novel from New York Times bestselling and Edgar Award-winning author C. J. Box.The ties that bind can burn you.Former sheriff’s ...

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Rachedurst

0/5$8.99

Die Scarletts sind die alteingesessenste und einflussreichste Rancher-Familie im Twelve Sleep County. Nun ist die Opal Scarlett verschwunden, und ihre ältesten Söhne Arlen und Hank kämpfe...

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Nowhere to Run

4.5/5$9.99

A mountain patrol leads Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett into a dangerous situation in this gripping novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box. 

Vicious Circle book summary, reviews and downlod

Vicious Circle

4.5/5$9.99

The past comes back to haunt game warden Joe Pickett and his family with devastating effect in this thrilling novel from #1 New York Times–bestselling author C. J. Box.

Breaking Point book summary, reviews and downlod

Breaking Point

4.5/5$9.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett’s hunt for a fugitive reveals a conspiracy in this taut thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.Joe Pickett always li...

Open Season book summary, reviews and downlod

Open Season

4/5$9.99

The first novel in the thrilling series featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box.  Joe Pickett is t...

Free Fire book summary, reviews and downlod

Free Fire

4.5/5$8.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett hunts a mass murderer in Yellowstone in this thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box.  Joe Picket...

Trophy Hunt book summary, reviews and downlod

Trophy Hunt

4/5$9.99

In this thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling Joe Pickett series, the Wyoming game warden is up against a vicious killer who's more beast than man... 

The C.J. Box Highway Quartet Collection book summary, reviews and downlod

The C.J. Box Highway Quartet Collection

4/5$26.99

Here together in a convenient ebook bundle, the four thrilling mysteries in the Highway Quartet Collection from Edgar Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box:

Trois Semaines pour un adieu book summary, reviews and downlod

Trois Semaines pour un adieu

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Jack et Mélissa sont des gens ordinaires, formant un couple solide et heureux, dans une banilieue cossue de Denver où ils élèvent leur petite fille de neuf mois, Angelina. La banalité p...

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Sanglants Trophées

0/5$9.99

Il fait un temps superbe en cette fin d'été à Saddlespring, Wyoming, lorsque, au retour d'une partie de pêche, le garde-chasse Joe Pickett tombe sur le cadavre d'un élan mutilé. Horrif...

Ciels de foudre book summary, reviews and downlod

Ciels de foudre

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Sur les rives de la Twelve Sleep River, disparition d'Opal, impératrice douairière du clan Scarlett et propriétaire du plus grand ranch de la région. Ses fils, Arlen, politicien, affairi...

Jagdopfer book summary, reviews and downlod

Jagdopfer

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Ausgerechnet im Hinterhof des jungen Wildhüters Joe Pickett haucht ein Elchjäger sein Leben aus. Zwei weitere liegen erschossen in den Bergen. Als seine Kollegen die Morde unter den Teppic...

Blue Heaven book summary, reviews and downlod

Blue Heaven

4.5/5$8.99

A twelve-year-old girl and her younger brother are on the run in the Idaho woods, pursued by four men they have just watched commit murder—four men who know exactly who William and Annie a...

Kalte Spur book summary, reviews and downlod

Kalte Spur

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Es ist ein mysteriöser Fall von Viehverstümmelung: Ein grausig zugerichteter Elch liegt mitten im Wald. Keine Schusswunde, keine Spuren. Und es soll auch nicht das letzte seltsame Vorkommn...

Endangered book summary, reviews and downlod

Endangered

4.5/5$9.99

In this New York Times bestseller, Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett is determined to find out who put his daughter’s life in danger—even if it kills him.   ...

Honor & . . . book summary, reviews and downlod

Honor & . . .

4/5$0.99

For the next hour, Joe sat with his back to the wall and his shotgun across his knees, wishing the day had gone in an entirely different direction…In this short story fr...

Dark Sky book summary, reviews and downlod

Dark Sky

4.5/5$14.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett must accompany a Silicon Valley CEO on a hunting trip--but soon learns that he himself may be the hunted--in the thrilling new novel from #1 New York Ti...

Off the Grid book summary, reviews and downlod

Off the Grid

4.5/5$9.99

The Red Desert of Wyoming is a beautiful and punishing place for anybody, even for game warden Joe Pickett and his friend Nate Romanowski in this #1 New York Times bestselling...

Murder, They Wrote book summary, reviews and downlod

Murder, They Wrote

0/5$14.99

Five novellas about deadly books—and even more dangerous people—from five acclaimed mystery authors.  Book Club: Ex-cop Avery Sharecross now spends his day...

Meurtres en bleu marine book summary, reviews and downlod

Meurtres en bleu marine

0/5$9.99

S'ils n'étaient pas allés à la pêche en ce début de printemps, Annie Taylor, douze ans, et son frère cadet, William, n'auraient pas dû fuir à toutes jambes après avoir vu trois homm...

Paradise Valley book summary, reviews and downlod

Paradise Valley

4.5/5$9.99

She almost caught him once. Now, he’s back. For three years, Investigator Cassie Dewell has been on a hunt for a serial killer known as the Lizard King whose hunting gro...

The Highway book summary, reviews and downlod

The Highway

4/5$9.99

The inspiration for the new ABC series Big Sky. Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Novel, the New York Times bestselling author of Back of Beyond and B...

Shots Fired book summary, reviews and downlod

Shots Fired

4/5$9.99

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Joe Pickett series comes a thrilling collection of suspense stories about the Wyoming he knows so well—and the dark deed...

Cold Wind book summary, reviews and downlod

Cold Wind

4.5/5$9.99

Joe Pickett investigates a murder that hits close to home in this thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.“I would say that C. J. Box is at the top of hi...

Wolf Pack book summary, reviews and downlod

Wolf Pack

4.5/5$9.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett encounters bad behavior on his own turf--only to have the FBI and the DOJ ask him to stand down--in the thrilling new novel from #1 New York T...

Pronghorns of the Third Reich book summary, reviews and downlod

Pronghorns of the Third Reich

4/5$0.99

In frigid Wyoming lies a mystery that stretches back to Nazi Germany. Lyle and Juan wait outside the lawyer’s house in ski masks, pistols hidden behind their backs. Short...

L'Homme délaissé book summary, reviews and downlod

L'Homme délaissé

0/5$8.99

Mauvaises nouvelles pour le garde-chasse Joe Pickett : son ami et collègue Will Jensen venant de se suicider, il va devoir le remplacer dans ses fonctions à Jackson, terrain de jeu – de ...

Out of Range book summary, reviews and downlod

Out of Range

4.5/5$9.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett is about to become the hunted in this suspenseful thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.When a good friend and fellow...

Winterkill book summary, reviews and downlod

Winterkill

4.5/5$8.99

Joe Pickett’s pursuit of a killer through the rugged mountains of Wyoming takes a horrifying turn when his beloved foster daughter is kidnapped in this thriller in the #1 New York Ti...

Savage Run book summary, reviews and downlod

Savage Run

4.5/5$8.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett uncovers a conspiracy in this explosive novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.When a massive blast rocks the forests of ...

Blutschnee book summary, reviews and downlod

Blutschnee

0/5$9.99

Wenn der Jäger zum Gejagten wirdInmitten eines eisigen Schneesturms kämpft sich Joe Pickett durch die Wälder. Er ist auf der Suche nach dem Jäger Lamar Gardiner – un...

Three Weeks to Say Goodbye book summary, reviews and downlod

Three Weeks to Say Goodbye

4.5/5$8.99

New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box's novels have been called "red hot" (Booklist) and "edge-of-your-seat read[s]" (Omaha World-Herald). Now he delivers a novel t...

Back of Beyond book summary, reviews and downlod

Back of Beyond

4/5$6.99

Edgar Award-winning and New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box delivers a thriller about a troubled cop trying to save his son from a killer in Yellowstone, now reissued with a...

La Mort au fond du canyon book summary, reviews and downlod

La Mort au fond du canyon

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"Au troisième jour de leur lune de miel, Stewie Woods, écolo activiste à la notoriété douteuse, et son épouse, Annabel Bellotti, cloutaient des arbres dans la forêt nationale des Bigh...

In Plain Sight book summary, reviews and downlod

In Plain Sight

4.5/5$8.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett's hunt for a missing woman forces him to confront his own past in this gripping novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling series. ...

The Disappeared book summary, reviews and downlod

The Disappeared

4.5/5$9.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett has two lethal cases to contend with in this electrifying #1 New York Times-bestseller from C. J. Box.Wyoming's...

The Best American Mystery Stories 2020 book summary, reviews and downlod

The Best American Mystery Stories 2020

4.5/5$9.99

A collection of the year’s best mystery short fiction selected by New York Times best-selling and Edgar Award–winning author C. J. Box.C. J. Box , #1 Ne...

Wilde Flucht book summary, reviews and downlod

Wilde Flucht

0/5$9.99

Als eine Explosion den berühmten Umweltaktivisten Stewie Woods mit sich in den Tod reißt, ist Joe Pickett der Erste am Tatort. Bei seinen Nachforschungen wird er Zeuge der Machtkämpfe zwi...

Force of Nature book summary, reviews and downlod

Force of Nature

4.5/5$9.99

Joe Pickett’s friend’s past comes back to haunt everyone he cares about in this “violent, bloody, and quite satisfying thriller”* from #1 New York Times bestselling au...

Below Zero book summary, reviews and downlod

Below Zero

4.5/5$8.99

In this thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series, a voice from the past has a chilling effect on Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett and his family... Six y...

Badlands book summary, reviews and downlod

Badlands

4.5/5$9.99

In C.J. Box's New York Times bestseller, Badlands, the town of Grimstad used to be a place people came from but were never headed to. Now it’s the oil capital of North Dak...

The Master Falconer: A Joe Pickett Short Story book summary, reviews and downlod

The Master Falconer: A Joe Pickett Short Story

4.5/5$2.99

From #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box comes a dramatic short story of justice—both old and new—featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett.The West ...

Stone Cold book summary, reviews and downlod

Stone Cold

4.5/5$9.99

A stranger makes trouble for Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett in this gripping thriller in the #1 New York Times bestselling series. Everything about the rich strang...

Long Range book summary, reviews and downlod

Long Range

4.5/5$9.99

"Impressive precision and heart-gripping suspense....Good characters, an extra good story, and great scenes of life and death in the wilderness"--New York Times Book Review ...

Au bout de la route, l'enfer book summary, reviews and downlod

Au bout de la route, l'enfer

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Danielle Sullivan et sa cadette Gracie, la bimbo chipie et la gentille sérieuse de Piégés dans le Yellowstone, décident de prendre un raccourci par la montagne alors qu'elles roulent en ...

The C. J. Box Collection book summary, reviews and downlod

The C. J. Box Collection

4.5/5$25.99

Here together for the first time in a convenient ebook bundle, four thrilling mysteries from Edgar Award-winning, New York Times bestselling author C.J. Box:

Best Seller C J Box Audio Books of April 2021

Below Zero MP3 Audiobook

Below Zero

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

New York Times best-selling author C. J. Box’s Below Zero is the 9th novel featuring Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett. The telephone calls from her stepdaughter April send chills down th...

Open Season: Joe Pickett, Book 1 MP3 Audiobook

Open Season: Joe Pickett, Book 1

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The first Joe Pickett novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author C. J. Box. Joe Pickett is the new game warden in Twelve Sleep, Wyoming, a town where nearly everyone hunts a...

Nowhere to Run MP3 Audiobook

Nowhere to Run

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Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and Barry Award winner C. J. Box crafts the 10th explosive entryfrom his acclaimed Joe Pickett series. When bizarre incidents start piling up, including t...

Winterkill: Joe Pickett, Book 3 MP3 Audiobook

Winterkill: Joe Pickett, Book 3

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In the third adventure in C. J. Box’s engrossing series, Joe Pickett finds himself at the center of a confrontation between a special investigative team and a group of government-hating su...

Piégés dans le Yellowstone MP3 Audiobook

Piégés dans le Yellowstone

Sci-Fi & Fantasy$20.99

Cody Hoyt, flic en délicatesse avec sa hiérarchie déjà croisé dans Trois semaines pour un adieu, a un petit problème avec l'alcool. Le jour où son "parrain" aux Alcooliques an...

In Plain Sight MP3 Audiobook

In Plain Sight

Mysteries & Thrillers$16.99

C. J. Box has won a host of awards, including the Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and Barry. In Plain Sight sees game warden Joe Pickett’s life take a turn for the worse after millionaire O...

Dark Sky MP3 Audiobook

Dark Sky

Mysteries & Thrillers$16.99

Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett must guide a Silicon Valley CEO on a hunting trip—but soon learns that he himself may be the hunted—in the thrilling new novel from #1 New York Times best...

Blue Heaven [Danish Edition] MP3 Audiobook

Blue Heaven [Danish Edition]

Mysteries & Thrillers$14.99

De løb hjemmefra, men nu løber de for livet.  Hvis tolvårige Annie ikke havde været så vred på sin mor, havde hun aldrig taget sin lillebror William med på fis...

Trophy Hunt: Joe Pickett Novel MP3 Audiobook

Trophy Hunt: Joe Pickett Novel

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Publishers Weekly calls this fourth entry in Anthony Award winner and New York Times best-selling author C.J. Box’s gripping Joe Pickett series “riveting.” Trophy Hunt open...

Blood Trail MP3 Audiobook

Blood Trail

Mysteries & Thrillers$16.99

It's elk season in the Rockies, but this year one hunter is stalking a different kind of prey. When the call comes in on the radio, Joe Pickett can hardly believe his ears: game wardens have...

Out of Range MP3 Audiobook

Out of Range

Mysteries & Thrillers$16.99

C.J. Box’s Open Season is a rare debut mystery that “immediately sets itself apart from the crowd” (Booklist). This thrilling novel stars Joe Pickett, a game warden in Wyoming who find...

Breaking Point MP3 Audiobook

Breaking Point

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

The recipient of Edgar, Anthony, and Macavity Awards, New York Times best-selling author C. J. Box has won almost every honor in his field. In Breaking Point, Wyoming game warden Joe Pickett...

Free Fire-# 7 Joe Pickett Mystery MP3 Audiobook

Free Fire-# 7 Joe Pickett Mystery

Fiction$19.99

Best-selling author C. J. Box—an Anthony and Macavity Award winner—earned starred reviews from both Publishers Weekly and Booklist for this exceptional mystery. Taking advantage of a leg...

Force of Nature MP3 Audiobook

Force of Nature

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New York Times best-selling author C. J. Box delivers a novel starring Joe Pickett’s sidekick, fan-favorite Nate Romanowski. In Force of Nature, trouble comes calling from Nate’s past i...

Long Range: A Joe Pickett Novel MP3 Audiobook

Long Range: A Joe Pickett Novel

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

#1 New York Times bestseller C.J. Box returns with a blazing new Joe Pickett novel, in which the Wyoming game warden must investigate a murder that happens on his turf--a murder committed fr...

Meurtres en bleu marine MP3 Audiobook

Meurtres en bleu marine

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

S'ils n'étaient pas allés à la pêche en ce début de printemps, Annie Taylor, douze ans, et son frère cadet, William, n'auraient pas dû fuir à toutes jambes après avoir vu trois homm...

Cold Wind MP3 Audiobook

Cold Wind

Mysteries & Thrillers$19.99

Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and Barry Award winner C. J. Box’s novels featuring game warden Joe Pickett are full of breathtaking thrills. Cold Wind, the 11th tale in the series, fin...

Stone Cold MP3 Audiobook

Stone Cold

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Everything about the man is a mystery: the massive ranch in the remote Black Hills of Wyoming that nobody ever visits, the women who live with him, the secret philanthropies, the private air...

Savage Run: Joe Pickett, Book 2 MP3 Audiobook

Savage Run: Joe Pickett, Book 2

Mysteries & Thrillers$16.99

An Edgar, Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe, and Barry Award winner, C. J. Box delivers the second pulse-pounding installment in his critically acclaimed series. While investigating a string of b...

The Best American Mystery Stories 2020 MP3 Audiobook

The Best American Mystery Stories 2020

Mysteries & Thrillers$12.99

A collection of the year’s best mystery short fiction selected by New York Times best-selling and Edgar Award–winning author C. J. Box.C. J. Box , #1 New York Times...

Shots Fired: Stories from Joe Pickett Country: Stories from Joe Pickett Country MP3 Audiobook

Shots Fired: Stories from Joe Pickett Country: Stories from Joe Pickett Country

Fiction$16.99

From C. J. Box, the New York Times -bestselling author of the Joe Pickett novels, comes a thrilling book of suspense stories about the Wyoming he knows so well-- and the dark deeds and impu...

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