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Boo Walker spent his College of Charleston years and a few after in Nashville as a banjoist and songwriter for the avant-garde punchgrass band, The Biscuit Boys. Some hand problems knocked him out of the game, and he stumbled into a position with a short term equity trading firm based out of Mt. Pleasant, SC. To feed his ravenous muse, he began writing his first novel, Lowcountry Punch. Around that time, what started as a passion in wine became a neurosis.

After six years of the Wall Street thing, Boo decided it was time to end his sedentary, computer-driven lifestyle. He grew out a handlebar mustache and moved clear across the country into a double-wide trailer situated on 5 acres of Malbec vines just down the road from Hedges Family Estate
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Average rating: 3.73 · 138 ratings · 31 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Turn or Burn
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Lowcountry Punch
3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 63 ratings — published 2014 — 3 editions
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Off You Go: A Novella
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 14 ratings — published 2014
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At times, absolutely gorgeous. Bits of writing that will stand the test of time. But still, not my kind of book. A little too pretty.
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I really didn't think I was going to like it but it's a really smart read. Great twists and quite dark. I'm not sure if I'll read her other books but this one was writing from a top pro in the industry. I had to skip some of the quirky dialogue and b ...more
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Started out beautifully but I lost interest. Kind of fell back into a standard procedural with nothing that made it stand out.
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"I'm a big fan of Robert Crais' Elvis Cole series (and the Joe Pike spinoff series), but I must admit I have been less of a fan of his stand-alone fiction. This is not a knock on Crais as a writer; it's more about my own tendency to form attachment..." Read more of this review »
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“I told him I was sick unto death of miniwomen, miniclothes, miniloves, minideaths and my own damned minilife. I wanted empty cays, gaudy reefs, hot sun, swift fish, and maybe some talk when it was time for talking.”
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It is not a pretty one. 
Some parts of it are downright ugly.
But it’s ours.
And because I believe everything happens for a reason, I wouldn’t change a thing”
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