Nick Crowe's A Cold Night for Alligators PDF

By Nick Crowe

ISBN-10: 0307399699

ISBN-13: 9780307399694

ISBN-10: 0307399702

ISBN-13: 9780307399700

ISBN-10: 1522606874

ISBN-13: 9781522606871

an exciting Knopf New Face of Fiction debut, A chilly evening for Alligators takes the reader on a wide ranging trip throughout the seedy, sensual Florida Everglades, unravelling a secret on the middle of which lies a devastating relatives secret.

Twenty-six-year-old Jasper hasn't visible or heard from his older brother, Coleman, in over ten years. no longer considering Coleman walked throughout the again gate one morning, abandoning a distraught relations involved through his more and more outlandish behaviour. Now Jasper's lifestyles has come to an deadlock — he has settled right into a relatively stultifying lifestyles as a company drone, dwelling with a female friend he does not rather understand how to wreck up with. until eventually a freak coincidence and unusual cellphone name switch every thing. With little extra to head on than a random mobile name, Jasper follows his brother's path southward into the Florida Everglades the place a relatives secret from his youth may well carry the major to Coleman's disappearance. followed by means of brawny, religious Donny and the super eccentric Duane, Jasper embarks on a chain of misadventures regarding a beautiful swamp moll, an estranged aunt and alligator poachers as he will get deeper into his look for his brother. All roads appear to bring about Uncle Rolly Lee, a rock-and-rolling swamp rat whose relatively tough external belies a fair rougher inside. Can Jasper discover the secrets and techniques of the earlier and locate his brother earlier than he will get mired within the swamp and the machinations of Rolly Lee?
Populated with unforgettable characters and a suspense-filled tale at its middle, A chilly evening for Alligators is a primary novel approximately loss, desire and the binds that bind kin together.

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