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To Have and Have Not

Thumbtack    To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway

To Have and Have No is the dramatic story of Harry Morgan, an honest man who is forced into running contraband between Cuba and Key West as a means of keeping his crumbling family financially afloat. His adventures lead him into the world of the wealthy and dissipated yachtsmen who throng the region, and involve him in a strange and unlikely love affair.

Year: 1937
Genre: Drug Running

Fletch

Thumbtack    Fletch's Moxie by Gregory Mcdonald

Ms. Moxie Mooney is Hollywood royalty--and she's in trouble. But trouble follows Fletch, in every sense of the word, and soon enough he's playing host to a full house of Hollywood's brightest.

Year: 1982
Genre: Investigative ReporterMurder Mystery

Skinny Dip

Thumbtack    Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen

When Chaz suspects that his wife, Joey Perrone, has figured out his scam, he resolves to push her overboard a cruise liner into the seething Atlantic. But if Chaz is a subpar scientist, he's an even worse killer. Joey, clinging blindly to a bale of Jamaican pot, is plucked from the ocean by a rugged stranger. Instead of rushing to the authorities, she seizes the opportunity to stay dead and, with her new friend's help, screw with Chaz until he screws himself.

Year: 2004
Genre: Comic MysteryRevenge

 

 

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Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1937To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway Drug Running, Cuba, Key West
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot1982Fletch's Moxie by Gregory Mcdonald Murder Mystery, Investigative Reporter, Fletch, Key West
Blue DotBlue DotBlue Dot2004Skinny Dip by Carl Hiaasen Comic Mystery, Revenge, Key West

 

 

 


 

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