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  • Bone Key
  • Written by Les Standiford
    Read by Scott Brick
  • Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download | ISBN: 9780736698382
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On Sale: February 23, 2004
ISBN: 978-0-7366-9838-2
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In 1931, a storm passes through the Florida straits, soon followed by a devastating explosion aboard a freighter, The Magdalena. Decades later, John Deal, the brooding real-estate developer and hero of eight previous Standiford mysteries, is traveling to Key West to talk over a prospective project with an old friend of his father's, the wealthy entrepreneur Franklin Stone. En route, Deal stops to help a young black man being harassed by police officers on a lonely beach road. Two days later, the young man turns up in Deal's hotel room - dead and clutching a label from a bottle of rare vintage wine, 1929, worth thousands of dollars. As Deal finds out, while trying to save his own life, past and present collide in this mystery where all answers point to a seventy-year-old tale of piracy and murder, and where a former girlfriend suddenly appears for reasons only she knows.

"The action moves so quickly that each scene is like a little gasp for breath. There is art to it, and Standiford makes it look easy." (The New York Times)
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About Les Standiford

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LES STANDIFORD is the author of the critically acclaimed Last Train to Paradise, Meet You in Hell, and Washington Burning, as well as ten novels. Recipient of the Frank O’Connor Award for Short Fiction, he is director of the Creative Writing Program at Florida International University in Miami, where he lives with his wife and three children. Visit his website at Les-Standiford.com.

About Scott Brick

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Scott Brick, an acclaimed voice artist, screenwriter, and actor, has performed on film, television and radio. His stage appearances throughout the U.S. include Cyrano, Hamlet and MacBeth. In the audio industry, Scott has won over twenty Earphone Awards, as well as the 2003 Audie Award in the Best Science Fiction category for Dune: The Butlerian Jihad. After recording nearly 250 books in five years, AudioFile Magazine named Scott “one of the fastest-rising stars in the audiobook galaxy” and proclaimed him one of their Golden Voices. Brick’s range is unparalleled as he reads thrillers to narrative non-fiction, from biographies to science fiction with aplomb.

  • Bone Key by Les Staniford
  • February 23, 2004
  • Fiction - Thrillers; Fiction
  • Random House Audio
  • $17.50
  • 9780736698382

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