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Windward passage

Author: Jim Nisbet
Publisher: New York : Overlook Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the parallel near-future, a ship named for a jellyfish sinks into the Caribbean with its captain chained to the mast. Left behind is a logbook missing ten pages, presidential DNA hidden in a brick of smuggled cocaine, and a nearly-completed novel. Tipsy, the dead sailor's sister, and Red Means, his erstwhile employer, travel from San Francisco to the Caribbean and back as they attempt to unravel a mystery that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Detective and mystery stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Nisbet
ISBN: 9781590201947 1590201949
OCLC Number: 426801115
Notes: Both LC copies signed by author.
Description: 448 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Jim Nisbet.

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In the parallel near-future, a ship named for a jellyfish sinks into the Caribbean with its captain chained to the mast. Left behind is a logbook missing ten pages, presidential DNA hidden in a brick of smuggled cocaine, and a nearly-completed novel. Tipsy, the dead sailor's sister, and Red Means, his erstwhile employer, travel from San Francisco to the Caribbean and back as they attempt to unravel a mystery that rapidly widens from death at sea to international conspiracy.

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