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A salty piece of land

Auteur : Jimmy Buffett
Éditeur : New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2004.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Fiction : Public jeunesse : English : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
Tully Mars finds himself regretting a decision to help find the missing lens belonging to the Cayo Loco lighthouse, in a madcap, tequila-inspired adventure featuring such characters as Indian shaman Ix-Nay, centenarian Cleopatra Highbourne, and boatman Captain Kirk. The beloved traveler/troubadour offers up a plate of stories from his world of seaplanes, tropical isles, and wayward adventures. A Salty Piece of Land  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Type d’ouvrage : Fiction, Public jeunesse, Ressource Internet
Format : Book, Internet Resource
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Jimmy Buffett
ISBN : 0316908452 9780316908450 031605996X 9780316059961
Numéro OCLC : 56600851
Description : xiv, 462 pages ; 25 cm
Contenu : Author's note --
The soul of the light --
The song of the ocean --
The patron saint of lightning --
Dreaming of Columbus --
Land of the Lost Boys --
How nightmares turn into dreams --
Pancakes make the world go round --
One man's cathedral --
Fish tales --
Into everyone's life a coconut man should fall --
Tree house of the Mayan moon --
If I were like lightning --
Grandma Ghost --
Everybody out of the pool --
Schooner fever --
Dinner and a show --
Dance of life and death --
Leap, and the net will appear --
And the wind cries Mary --
Hello from the netherworld --
Quiet time --
Any place named after the Holy Ghost is fine with me --
Well, hello, cowboy --
Some days there's just magic in the air --
Shackletons or Magellans they are not --
Ground zero --
One thousand one ... one thousand two --
A little family fun --
Take me to your blender --
A cowboy float --
Belly to belly --
Somebody call a witch doctor --
Put on your sailin' shoes --
On the case --
Trying to catch a little neutral --
Not a bad-looking piece of driftwood --
The spare bulb --
From a distance --
Catching the tail of the comet --
The seconds between light and dark --
On the back of a crocodile --
Gone fishing --
A gang of lady pirates --
Boats to build --
Epilogue: Survivors --
Afterword.
Responsabilité : Jimmy Buffett.
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The author describes his often bizarre experiences travelling the world as a businessman. These included signing a deal with a government minister on his knees in a mosque during Tabaski, and queuing  Lire la suite...

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"Buffett takes the occasion of his 50th birthday to tell us about himself, and he does so with candor and modesty. The person who emerges is not the sort of rock star who trashes hotel rooms and Lire la suite...

 
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