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Camino winds / John Grisham.

Grisham, John, (author.).

Summary:

Welcome back to Camino Island, where anything can happen--even a murder in the midst of a hurricane, which might prove to be the perfect crime . . . Just as Bruce Cable's Bay Books is preparing for the return of bestselling author Mercer Mann, Hurricane Leo veers from its predicted course and heads straight for the island. Florida's governor orders a mandatory evacuation, and most residents board up their houses and flee to the mainland, but Bruce decides to stay and ride out the storm. The hurricane is devastating: homes and condos are leveled, hotels and storefronts ruined, streets flooded, and a dozen people lose their lives. One of the apparent victims is Nelson Kerr, a friend of Bruce's and an author of thrillers. But the nature of Nelson's injuries suggests that the storm wasn't the cause of his death: He has suffered several suspicious blows to the head. Who would want Nelson dead? The local police are overwhelmed in the aftermath of the storm and ill equipped to handle the case. Bruce begins to wonder if the shady characters in Nelson's novels might be more real than fictional. And somewhere on Nelson's computer is the manuscript of his new novel. Could the key to the case be right there--in black and white? As Bruce starts to investigate, what he discovers between the lines is more shocking than any of Nelson's plot twists--and far more dangerous. -- provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385545938 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0385545932 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780385545952
  • ISBN: 0385545959
  • Physical Description: 292 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, [2020]
Subject: Hurricanes > Fiction.
Bookstores > Fiction.
Antiquarian booksellers > Fiction.
Murder for hire > Fiction.
Murder > Investigation > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction.

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Kenton County.

Holds

  • 1 current hold with 6 total copies.
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Covington Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672622 Adult Fiction Available -
Covington Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672663 Adult Fiction Available -
Erlanger Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672457 Adult Fiction Checked out 06/17/2024
Independence Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672390 Closed Stacks Fiction Available -
Independence Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672408 Adult Fiction Available -
Independence Branch GRISH J (Text) 33126024672481 Closed Stacks Fiction Available -


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