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Awful Truth About Dead Men

2.88  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
When five friends schedule a Girls Getaway Cruise in the Florida Keys, they anticipate doing nothing more than escaping from the nasty January weather in Ohio by sailing on a 90-foot sailboat called the Mirage. Just as they are beginning to enjoy sunshine, warm breezes, gourmet cuisine and lots of little umbrella drinks, this idyllic interlude is interrupted. One of the ...more
Paperback, 422 pages
Published January 1st 2009 by TaleSpin
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May 20, 2014 Amy rated it it was amazing
Shelves: debut, mystery-funny
This book, written by first-time and local author (Stow, OH) Terry sykes-Bradshaw is a hoot!

Five friends escape beautiful NE Ohio in January and head south to the warmer waters of the Florida Keys ... riding along on a 90-foot yacht called the Mirage.

Their vacation is interrupted when one of the women, Kate Kelly, stumbles over the body of the captain -- don't you hate it when that happens?

Who was Captain Nigel Fairweather and how exactly did he die? Most importantly, what happened to the body
Jan 26, 2014 Amanda rated it did not like it
I was just not impressed with this, I just finished it and honestly I feel annoyed. The overall idea behind it is good, just not executed well. I still feel like for at least the first half or so of the book it was just way too wordy, when we got into the real action part that did get better. For how long the book was you'd think it had a nice, clean, finish but it felt rushed instead.
Something that drove me crazy? One character was named Mary Linda but sometimes was called Mel - that was very
Nancy King
Aug 03, 2014 Nancy King rated it really liked it
I read this book a couple years ago. It's a wonderful read for a first time author. Looking forward to reading her next book.
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Good Beach read.
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Jul 13, 2009 Terry Sykes-bradshaw added it  ·  (Review from the author)
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