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Charlie the Pearl--con man, gambler, and ever absent father--is about to catch the dream that he's chased his entire life--the secret of good luck. But it's a secret that could cost Charlie the only thing in the world that he loves more than a winning streak--his daughter.
Kindle Edition, 48 pages
Published May 3rd 201 by Lucky Bat Books
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Laura Rainbow Dragon
Charlie the Pearl is an itinerant gambler and con-man who is very good at his game. On the road since the age of fifteen, Charlie attributes his success in part to a careful study of human nature and in part to a special talent which he alone possesses: Charlie can literally see luck.

Unfortunately, Charlie's successes on the road are not mirrored in his home life, and he has never managed to stick around long enough to be a good husband to his wife Mary or a good father to their daughter Brighid
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Feb 23, 2012 Tom rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Started out strong enough, but the story line just never seemed to get developed deeply enough. I thought the plot was about to catch its second wind, but when I turned the page - "The End."
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