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Camino ghosts / John Grisham.

Grisham, John, (author.).

Summary:
The true story is about Dark Isle, a sliver of a barrier island not far off the North Florida coast. It was settled by freed slaves three hundred years ago, and their descendants lived there until 1955, when the last one was forced to leave. That last descendant is Lovely Jackson, elderly now, who loves her birthplace and its remarkable history. But now Tidal Breeze, a huge, ruthless corporate developer, wants to build a resort and casino on the island, which Lovely knows, deep down, is rightfully hers. Mercer befriends Lovely, and they plunge into an enormous fight over who owns Dark Isle, taking on Tidal Breeze Corporation, its lawyers, lobbyists, and powerful Florida politicians. But Lovely knows something about the island that could seriously cloud the dollar signs in the developer's eyes: the island is cursed. It has remained uninhabited for nearly a century for some very real and very troubling reasons. The deep secrets of the past are about to collide with the enormous ambition of the present, and the fate of Dark Isle--and Camino Island, too--hangs in the balance.-- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385545990
  • Physical Description: 292 pages ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2024.
Subject: Jackson, Lovely (Fictitious character) > Fiction.
Booksellers and bookselling > Fiction.
Novelists > Fiction.
Islands > Fiction.
Real estate developers > Fiction
Blessing and cursing > Fiction.
Resorts > Fiction.
Florida > Fiction.
Georgia > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Novels.

Available copies

  • 0 of 7 copies available at Blair County Library System. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Tyrone-Snyder Public Library.

Holds

  • 11 current holds with 7 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Tyrone-Snyder Public Library F Gris (Text) 1OTYR00054789J Adult Fiction New Book Checked Out 06/25/2024


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