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High Crimes

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High seas smuggling to the tune of $300 million U.S. and get this arranged by high ranking officials of Canada's RCMP, USA's, DEA, and a host of Columbian connections. Get ready, get comfortable, and hold on.
Audio, Abridged, 4 pages
Published December 1st 1991 by Jim Dandy Productions (first published 1981)
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Marc Leroux
Apr 10, 2013 Marc Leroux rated it it was amazing
This is a review of the audio version of High Crimes by William Deverell Narrated by Steve Scherf, Maggie Scherf.
I picked up this audiobook on the strength of Needles, which I listened to a few weeks back. That was an interesting book, good enough for me to go and get the other two available on audio.

High Crimes is a great story, particularly when read by Steve and Maggie Scherf. I listen to a lot of audio books and I didn't realize how bland some of them are, most being read with only light inf
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It was an absorbing story. There are so many double and triple crosses that it was difficult to keep them all straight. Most of the characters were sleazy opportunists, but there were a few who seemed to have some moral fortitude which gives the reader some hope that there are people in law enforcement who aren't totally selfish and dishonest. Colorful descriptions of the characters and their interactions abound. It definitely keeps you reading to discover the eventual outcome of all the plots a ...more
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William Deverell was born in 1937 in Regina, Saskatchewan. He put himself through law school by working as a journalist for the Canadian Press, Vancouver Sun, and Saskatoon Star-Phoenix. Deverell served as counsel for over a thousand criminal cases and is a founding director and former president of the B.C. Civil Liberties Association. He created the television series, Street Legal, and has writte ...more
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