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Hard twisted : a novel

Author: C Joseph Greaves
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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In May 1934, outside of Hugo, Oklahoma, a homeless man and his thirteen-year-old daughter are befriended by a charismatic drifter, newly released from the federal penitentiary in Leavenworth, Kansas. The drifter, Clint Palmer, lures father and daughter to Texas, where the father, Dillard Garrett, mysteriously disappears, and where his daughter, Lucile, begins a one-year ordeal as Palmer's captive on a crime  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Mystery fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C Joseph Greaves
ISBN: 9781608198559 1608198553 9781620400692 1620400693
OCLC Number: 769010945
Description: 291 p. ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: C. Joseph Greaves.

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In May 1934, outside of Hugo, Oklahoma, a homeless man and his thirteen-year-old daughter are befriended by a charismatic drifter, newly released from the federal penitentiary in Leavenworth, Kansas. The drifter, Clint Palmer, lures father and daughter to Texas, where the father, Dillard Garrett, mysteriously disappears, and where his daughter, Lucile, begins a one-year ordeal as Palmer's captive on a crime spree--culminating in the notorious Greenville, Texas, "skeleton murder" trial of 1935.

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