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By William Johnson

ISBN-10: 0615923771

ISBN-13: 9780615923772

"A SILENT TIDE" WINS THE 2014 nationwide INDIE EXCELLENCE AWARD FOR most sensible felony THRILLER!! starting with the brutal 1927 ambush of Chesapeake Bay rumrunners at a fog shrouded cove on Maryland's japanese shore and culminating with a last showdown 80 years later whilst fact meets justice at Harpers Creek Marina in Mathews, Virginia, "A Silent Tide" brings to lifestyles the 2007 tale of a bay part neighborhood racially rocked via the homicide of favourite son, all-state athlete Jimmy Jarvis, and the trial of Jamal Billups, the African American guy charged with the crime.

One-half Michener’s “Chesapeake” and one-half “To Kill a Mockingbird”, "A Silent Tide" follows the trail of legal professional David Forbes who, along with his spouse and teenagers, strikes to this small southern neighborhood to flee his stressful global as a Federal Prosecutor in Washington D.C. What Forbes sought after was once the quiet international of a rustic legal professional and to elevate his kin within the land of steamed blue crab, salt water marsh, nesting ospreys and the nice tranquility of the Chesapeake Bay. What he bought was once an idyllic lifestyles despatched right into a tailspin whilst he will get appointed to symbolize Billups and commits the unforgivable sin of believing his purchaser is an blameless guy.

From the decks of deadrise fishing boats and the boardrooms of Washington legislations organizations, to the drug warehouses of East Baltimore and a Los Zeta heroin distribution middle in Sinaloa, Mexico, "A Silent Tide" propels the reader on a web page turning experience as Forbes weaves his means via an international of drug smuggling, corruption and homicide, dangerously trying to find the reality until eventually he's confronted with both pleading an blameless guy to blame or having his circle of relatives killed if he maintains his pursuit of the genuine assassin of Jimmy Jarvis. Undaunted in his activity, and befriended via the irascible 89 12 months outdated waterman, Walter Taylor, Forbes perseveres until eventually legal professional and killer come head to head in an unforgettable pre-dawn twin on a hurricane tossed sea.

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