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MEAN HIGH TIDE

Hall, James W.

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ISBN 10: 0385307985 / ISBN 13: 9780385307987
Published by Delacorte., NY:, 1994
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HC in dust jacket. 1st Printing. Signed by Hall. A fine copy in a near fine dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 12405

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Title: MEAN HIGH TIDE

Publisher: Delacorte., NY:

Publication Date: 1994

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st edition.

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Beneath the still blue waters off  Key Largo a woman dives into a dazzling array of  color. But behind the shimmering schools of fish,  somewhere in the shadows of the reef, a death trap  awaits. In minutes one life will be expertly,  brutally taken, and another plunged into a mean season  of fury, obsession, and revenge... His name is  Thorn, his world is mangrove islands, open waters, and  the ghosts of a too-violent past. Darcy Richards  was everything to him. Now, finding her killer is.  Wading into a seething mystery, Thorn is  catapulted into a nightmare of violence and deception.  There lurks a sensual young woman with a hard come-on,  an aging former mobster, and a diabolical ex-CIA  man. What they all have in common is each other's  mad ruthlessness -- and a little red fish that will  make some people very rich, and others very  dead...
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"Haunting... page-turning... [Hall ] delivers the eerie sexuality, matter-of-fact absurdity, bizarre characters and convoluted plot that have become his signatures" -- The Miami Herald.

Beneath the still blue waters off Key Largo a woman dives into a dazzling array of color. But behind the shimmering schools of fish, somewhere in the shadows of the reef, a death trap awaits. In minutes one life will be expertly, brutally taken, and another plunged into a mean season of fury, obsession, and revenge ... His name is Thorn, his world is mangrove islands, open waters, and the ghosts of a too-violent past. Darcy Richards was everything to him. Now, finding her killer is. Wading into a seething mystery, Thorn is catapulted into a nightmare of violence and deception. There lurks a sensual young woman with a hard come-on, an aging former mobster, and a diabolical ex-CIA man. What they all have in common is each other's mad ruthlessness -- and a little red fish that will make some people very rich, and others very dead...

"An engrossing, spellbinding, and a truly different work; a thriller with the real thrills!" -- Nelson Demille.

"A pounding action thriller!" -- The New York Times Book Review.

"Rich atmosphere, wild in action and peppered with colorful characters, hall nails you to each page until the suspense-laden climax." -- Clive Cussler.

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