Down on his luck and facing financial hardship, Gerry teams up with younger charismatic poker player, Curtis, in an attempt to change his luck. The two set off on a road trip through the South with visions of winning back what's been lost.
The novel concerns a teenager who, after spending the first three years of high school moving each semester with her eccentric teacher father, settles in in a North Carolina town for her ... See full summary »
A war photographer is shot down and stranded on a South Pacific island during World War II where the only other inhabitant is a marooned Japanese soldier. The two evolve from sworn enemies ... See full summary »