The paperboy: A Novel

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The sun was rising over Moat County, Florida, when Sheriff Thurmond Call was found on the highway, gutted like an alligator.  A local redneck was tried, sentenced, and set to fry. Then Ward James, hotshot investigative reporter for theMiami Times, returns to his rural hometown with a death row femme fatale who promises him the story of the decade.  She's armed with explosive evidence, aiming to free--and meet--her convicted "fiancÚ." With Ward's disillusioned younger brother Jack as their driver, they barrel down Florida's back roads and seamy places in search of The Story, racing flat out into a shocking head-on collision between character and fate as truth takes a back seat to headline news...
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Grouping Title paperboy
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auth_author2 Muller, Frank, 1951-2008
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subject_facet Audiobooks (CD), Families -- Fiction, Families -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Florida -- Fiction, Florida -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Investigative reporting -- Fiction, Investigative reporting -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Journalists -- Fiction, Suspense fiction
title_display The paperboy : a novel
title_full The Paperboy, The Paperboy A Novel, The paperboy : a novel / Pete Dexter, The paperboy [sound recording] / by Pete Dexter
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title_sub A Novel
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