The Smuggler S Ghost

Author: Steve Lamb
Publisher: Sirena Press
ISBN: 9780981943206
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The Smuggler S Ghost from the Author: Steve Lamb. When marijuana turned a Florida teen into a millionaire fugitive. According to a 1983 article entitled "Tales of some who are citizens of the world" that appeared in the St. Petersburg Times, Steve Lamb was "one of Pinellas County's most renowned smugglers" and was being investigated in various states, including Michigan, North Carolina, New Mexico, and Nevada. When millions of rebellious college students and high schoolers sat smoking the same thing and singing the same songs, Steve Lamb was practicing the laws of supply and demand, hop-scotching through the Caribbean in search of his first million dollars. I was in Federal Law enforcement during the sixties and seventies, worked hundreds of narcotic cases and thought I'd either seen or heard everything there was about drugs and drug trafficking. I was wrong. The Smugglers Ghost straightened me out. It's a page turner. -Bernie Rhoades, Chief U. S. Probation and Parole Officer for the District of Utah (ret.), author of D. B. Cooper, the Real McCoy. A gripping, heart-thumping ride-along with smugglers as they buy boatloads of marijuana in Jamaica and spirit them into Florida. They elude determined cops, corrupt some others, make a pile of money. And some live to tell the tale. And that's just one facet of this compelling, first-person true story of the man who came to be known as "one of Pinellas County's most renowned smugglers." -Frank C. Strunk, author of Jordon's Wager, Jordon's Showdown, and Throwback. The story of Steve Lamb is Florida history in its finest telling. Too often as we look back at the events that shaped our present world we forget to look at the person who emerges from our midst to cause social change that could never have been predicted. If you smoked your first joint at a rock concert in the sixties or seventies then you might want to read the saga of one of the men who made it possible. -Gene Proulx, Special Agent in Charge of NOAA's Southeast Region, (ret.), Offfice of Law Enforcement, author of Fresh Catch.

21st Century Ghosts

Author: Jason Karl
Publisher: New Holland Publishers
ISBN: 9781845375379
Size: 30.53 MB
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21st Century Ghosts from the Author: Jason Karl. In this new millennium dominated by logic and science, why is it that people's interest in ghosts and hauntings has never been greater?In 21st Century Ghosts, paranormal author and TV presenter Jason Karl proves that ghost stories are alive and well in the modern world. He provides a collection of contemporary encounters, submitted by members of the public from Britain, France, Germany, the US and Australia. The book concentrates on eye-witness accounts and never-before published ghostly events that have taken place since the turn of the millennium.Organized by country and region and including vital information on ghost hunting groups active around the world, Jason Karl has used his global network of ghost hunting contacts to create a world-first collection, for every avid ghost fan to add to their library.

Poppy Pym 3 Poppy Pym And The Smuggler S Secret

Author: Laura Wood
Publisher: Scholastic UK
ISBN: 1407182145
Size: 12.26 MB
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Poppy Pym 3 Poppy Pym And The Smuggler S Secret from the Author: Laura Wood. Winner of the Scholastic Montegrappa Prize for New Children's Writing Poppy is thrilled that they're spending the summer at Smuggler's Cove. It might even take her mind off the mystery of her past. But Poppy is about to make some amazing discoveries - and solve more than one mystery...

Child Of The Holy Ghost

Author: Robert Laxalt
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780874171969
Size: 55.80 MB
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Child Of The Holy Ghost from the Author: Robert Laxalt. private scandal, the villagers who will keep from the world what is dear to them.

Revenge Of The Barbary Ghost

Author: Donna Lea Simpson
Publisher: Beyond The Page
ISBN: 193734925X
Size: 65.98 MB
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Revenge Of The Barbary Ghost from the Author: Donna Lea Simpson. Fans of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries by Deanna Raybourn will be equally compelled by these historical mysteries. Cornwall, England, 1786 Fleeing the attentions of the handsome and commanding Marquess of Darkefell, Lady Anne Addison arrives on the doorstep of her dear friend. Seeking nothing but rest and relaxation, she soon finds herself putting her investigative talents to work after a sighting of the Barbary Ghost. Always a skeptic of the supernatural, Anne immediately suspects the apparition is nothing more than a diversionary tactic to conceal smugglers on the beach below her friend’s house. When the infuriating – though enticing – marquess follows her to Cornwall, Anne is distracted from her ghost hunt by his alluring kisses, until murder gets her attention. Forced once again to work with the marquess to uncover the truth behind a mystery, she soon discovers that her passionate attraction to him has not abated. Should she run from him again, or give in to temptation?

Ghost Hero

Author: S. J. Rozan
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407079506
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Ghost Hero from the Author: S. J. Rozan. They call him the Ghost Hero. Chau Chun is a renowned artist and controversial painter. And rumours of new work by him has the media in a frenzy – and sees Lydia Chin and Bill Smith hired to follow the whispers to their source. They soon discover that Chau has been officially dead for over twenty years, killed in the Tianamen Square uprising. Are Lydia and Bill really chasing a ghost?

Mimosa Fortune And The Smuggler S Curse

Author: Echo Freer
Publisher: Andrews UK Limited
ISBN: 1783336617
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Mimosa Fortune And The Smuggler S Curse from the Author: Echo Freer. The quirky quest of a psychic time-traveller:Mmimosa Fortune has travelled the world with her clairvoyant mother - and now she's travelling through time! Name the country and Mimosa's lived there - but never for very long! So, when she and her mother arrive in the fishing town of Whitby and set up as fortune tellers, Mimosa's looking forward to making new friends - especially the drop-dead gorgeous Quill Newton. the probelm is, Quill is a ghost who lived over two hundred years ago. But he needs her help - and he needs it now...

The West Country As A Literary Invention

Author: Simon Trezise
Publisher: Univ of Exeter Pr
ISBN:
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The West Country As A Literary Invention from the Author: Simon Trezise. Is the 'West Country' on the map or in the mind? Is it the south-west peninsula of Britain or a semi-mythical country offering a home for those in pursuit of the romance of wrecking, smuggling and a rural Golden Age? This book investigates these questions in the context of the relationship between place and writing, discussing Thomas Hardy's Wessex; R.D. Blackmore's Exmoor and Lorna Doone; Charles Kingsley, whose Westward Ho!, became a Devon place-name, Sabine Baring-Gould of Dartmoor and recorder and inventor of West Country folk-tales; Parson Hawker of Morwenstowe, an inventor of the Cornish King Arthur.

The Honourable Earl

Author: Mary Nichols
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1459243242
Size: 24.77 MB
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The Honourable Earl from the Author: Mary Nichols. Saving Lydia… Lydia Fostyn is being coerced into marrying an odious older man when Ralph Latimer, Earl of Blackwater, returns from exile and stirs up painful—and passionate—memories. Ralph is responsible for the tragedy that brought about her family's hard time, and he decides he must do the honourable thing and marry the beauty. But, as drawn to Lydia as he is, dare he get involved with a woman who appears to be aiding and abetting smugglers on his land near the Essex marshes…?