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message 1: by Tim (new) - rated it 5 stars

Tim Jackson (timwjackson) | 4 comments Hi, All!

I'm seeking readers interested in reviewing my latest novel, Blacktip Island, a comic adventure set on a small Caribbean resort island. I can gift a copy via Amazon, provide a Smashwords coupon code, or send a physical copy - PM me with your preference. Thanks!

About Blacktip Island:

Blacktip Island by Tim W. Jackson

"Inadvertent embezzler Blake Calloway high-tails it to the Caribbean, a step ahead of the Feds and desperate to restart life as an anonymous divemaster in a tropical paradise. On Blacktip Island, though, Blake quickly discovers “tropics” doesn’t mean “paradise,” and rookie boat hands stick out like a reef at low tide.

The locals are quirky: a landlord who swears he’s Fletcher Christian reincarnated, a boss who likes fish better than people, a sloshed resort manager with a sex-crazed wife, a possibly ax-murdering neighbor, and a girlfriend who just might turn Blake in for the reward money. Blake steers a ragged course between them, trying to straighten out the mess he’s made before the cops can track him down and haul him away.

Blacktip Island is an irresistible comedy for anyone who’s ever dreamed of trading the rat race for a hammock under the palm trees."

A sampling of advance reviews:

"Blacktip Island is fun and funny, its characters vivid. Take your time and dive into this adventurous story." - Portland Book Review

"Another winner from Tim W. Jackson! Blacktip Island rocks!" - Award winner Kathy Brandt, author of Swimming with the Dead

"Five Stars. Blacktip Island's storyline gets readers hooked, and the characters take this book to another level." - San Francisco Book Review

"Beautifully written with a thriller-like pace, Blacktip Island will keep you guessing 'til the very end." - Bonnie J. Cardone, author of the Cinnamon Greene Adventure Mysteries


message 2: by Rishit (last edited Oct 10, 2016 09:50PM) (new)

Rishit | 105 comments I did love to review for a physical copy.


message 3: by Tim (new) - rated it 5 stars

Tim Jackson (timwjackson) | 4 comments Hi, Rishit,

Thanks for your interest in Blacktip Island. If you live in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean I'd be happy ship a physical review copy to you. If you live in another region I can gift you an e-version of the book via Amazon or Smashwords. Let me know which you would prefer.

Best,

Tim


message 4: by Rishit (new)

Rishit | 105 comments Hey Tim,
A e-book through Smashwords will be gud.


message 5: by Tim (new) - rated it 5 stars

Tim Jackson (timwjackson) | 4 comments Hey, Rishit,

Thanks again for your interest in Blacktip Island. The book's Smashwords coupon code is RW38E. Just enter the code at checkout and the book will download for free.

Any review you feel comfortable posting to Amazon and Goodreads (yes, even a one- or two-star one) would be greatly appreciated!

Tim


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