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Dead Man's Bay
     

Dead Man's Bay

2.8 5
by A F Johnson
 

Shipwrecked at the beginning of winter on an uncharted Kodiak island, Bryan Weaver must not only save his son and his partner and return to civilization, but also kill the bear that is hunting them.


Ken Sturgis of Epicenter Press says Dead Man's Bay is "lively and fast paced and well written."

Overview

Shipwrecked at the beginning of winter on an uncharted Kodiak island, Bryan Weaver must not only save his son and his partner and return to civilization, but also kill the bear that is hunting them.


Ken Sturgis of Epicenter Press says Dead Man's Bay is "lively and fast paced and well written."

Product Details

BN ID:
2940033282593
Publisher:
A F Johnson
Publication date:
06/09/2012
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
521 KB

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Meet the Author

A. F. Johnson grew up in the Boston Area. He served in the U. S. Army during the Korean conflict. He received his B.A. in Business Administration from Northeastern University. He and his wife and 5 children moved to Alaska where he became a commercial fisherman, bush pilot, renowned hunter and entrepreneur. After the passing of his wife, he turned down the nomination for Governor of Alaska to pursue a career in writing in Oregon.

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Dead Man's Bay 2.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I chose this book first because of the area the book took place and second because it was a survival novel. I was not disappointed! The 3 main characters were believable. The hero never gave up. The book is 437 pages and it took me two nughts to read way into the wee hrs! Could not put it down. It had adventure, suspence, plot twists, good explaining of the territory, good character development, was sad in parts, and a good ending. GREAT JOB AUTHOR! I highly recommend this book for everyone. You wob't be disappointed. Vallie
98513 More than 1 year ago
The story is interesting, especially learning more about Alaska. Johnson's downfall in this book is lackluster proofreading & editing. I'm surprised it got published without more scrutiny by the publisher. Lots of books, especially ebooks, have typos. This one has typos, words missing, verb agreement problems, but most critical is lack of believability when sad times come--the emotion just isn't there. And then there's the continuity problems; ie, one moment the critically injured are laid up in the wild, but the next paragraph they are out helping cart stuff to the camp, then they're laid up again. But thank you B&N for the free book. It was good enough to finish.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Loved it
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I did not enjoy this story. The author throws in details late in the story in order to make up coming parts work. Does not allow his parent characters to visit any realistic emotion about the death of a child yet repeatedly mourns the loss of a friend who in the begining of the story isnt nearly as close a friend as he and his wife are by the end. Inconsistent. Outrageously unbelievable at nearly every turn. Not because the story is exceptionly imaginative but because it isnt. Nothing flows. Its like a b movie.