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Nikki Landry Swamp Legends #1

The Legend of Ghost Dog Island

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Behind every legend lies the truth.

Moving is nothing new for ten-year-old Nikki Landry. Her fisherman father relocates their raggedy old houseboat several times a year in search of better crabbing spots. However, their latest move has brought her to a mysterious bayou where she feels something is watching her from a nearby island.

Nikki learns of a local legend about something sinister inhabiting those swamps, stealing the souls of dogs…which would explain the strange howling sounds. Papa reassures her there’s nothing on the island but gators and snakes. He would know. He’s spent his whole life trapping and fishing those bayous and swamps. But Nikki and her new friends uncover strange happenings from years ago that may have started the old legend, and town folks aren’t talking. Then her beloved beagle goes missing.

Join Nikki as she seeks to discover the real truth behind the legend of Ghost Dog Island…before it’s too late.

206 pages, Kindle Edition

First published November 15, 2012

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Rita Monette

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Born and raised in the bayous of Louisiana, Rita loves to write mysterious tales from the swamps of her home state. The Nikki Landry Swamp Legend series is set in the 1950s.

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