Hook, Line & Sinister by T. Jefferson Parker
Mysteries to Reel You In

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Original short stories by best-selling mystery writers about their favorite pastime—?shing.

Sixteen of America's favorite author-anglers spin tales of mystery and fishing in this collection. From the tragic to the comic with many stops in between, these stories reflect the authors' passions for both making stories and catching fish. Michael Connelly, Ridley Pearson, John Lescroart, Don Winslow, Melodie Johnson Howe, Victoria Houston, and others all share a mysterious affection for things piscatorial when not busy writing best-selling books. This collection of all-original short stories will entertain even the most discriminating mystery reader.

Proceeds from this book will help support
two charitable groups, Casting For Recovery,
which helps women cancer survivors to heal
body and soul through fly-fishing, and Project
Healing Waters, which does the same for our
returning veterans.

Contributing authors include
• Ridley Pearson
• Mark T. Sullivan
• Michael Connelly
• John Lescoart
• Andrew Winer
• Dana Stabenow
• Don Winslow
• Melodie Johnson Howe
• James W. Hall
• C.J. Box
• Victoria Houston
• William Beall
• Spring Warren
• Brian M. Wiprud
• William Tapply
• T. Jefferson Parker

About T. Jefferson Parker

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Novelist T. Jefferson Parker was born in Los Angeles, California in 1953. He earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of California, Irvine, in 1976, and initially worked as a reporter for a weekly newspaper. While writing for the Daily Pilot, he won three Orange County Press Club Awards. His first novel, Laguna Heat, was made into an HBO movie starring Harry Hamlin, Jason Robards and Rip Torn. His other works include The Triggerman's Dance, Where Serpents Lie, The Blue Hour, Red Light, and Cold Pursuit. Silent Joe and California Girl won the Mystery Writers of America's Edgar Award for Best Novel in 2002 and 2005 respectively. Silent Joe also received the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Best Mystery/Thriller. When not working on his books, Parker spends his time with his family, hiking, hunting and fishing, and playing tennis. He enjoys diving, snorkeling, and travel.
Published September 19, 2011 by Countryman Press. 338 pages
Genres: Nature & Wildlife, Sports & Outdoors, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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