The Man Who Hated The Light From The Sky [NOOK Book]

Overview

Lisset Greene,while sketching at the beach, finds the bodies of a young mother and her infant child. The murdered girl is the great-granddaughter of the Man Who Hated The Light From The Sky, a smuggler of young girls into California and founder of the town. The beach is the same one where the smuggled girls were landed. Lisset and Jake Tucker become convinced that the two crimes, decades apart, are somehow connected. Their hunt uncovers family hatreds, involvement with human trafficking, the creatures lurking in ...
See more details below
The Man Who Hated The Light From The Sky

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK Study
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$1.99
BN.com price

Overview

Lisset Greene,while sketching at the beach, finds the bodies of a young mother and her infant child. The murdered girl is the great-granddaughter of the Man Who Hated The Light From The Sky, a smuggler of young girls into California and founder of the town. The beach is the same one where the smuggled girls were landed. Lisset and Jake Tucker become convinced that the two crimes, decades apart, are somehow connected. Their hunt uncovers family hatreds, involvement with human trafficking, the creatures lurking in the backs of the minds of so many, and puts them in danger.
Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

--- - --- ---
---
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940016323947
  • Publisher: Lee Goldman
  • Publication date: 3/7/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 442 KB

Meet the Author

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 4.5
( 30 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(27)

4 Star

(1)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(2)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
See All Sort by: Showing 1 – 20 of 30 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2013

    Kk

    Name...Larkkit
    Gender...boy
    Description...light blue fur, cream colored eyes, black claws
    Personality...happy, somtimes sarcastic
    Parents...unknown, probably dead
    Age...half moon
    Mate...none, duh
    Kits...im a kit!
    Backstory...so young he doesnt remember anything.
    PLEASE ADOPT ME SOMEONE!!!! I NEVER HAD A FAMILY!!! I WANT A MOMMY TO LOVE ME!!! PLEASE ADOPT ME!!! ILL GO TO EVIL OR GOOD CLAN!!! THANKS!!! Larkkit

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2013

    Spottedstorm

    Looks-silver with darker silver spots on legs tail and ears. Has perfect lush green eyes. Family- none. Crush- Bloodfur. Kits- none. History- was left on the edge of a thunderpath to die because they thought she was too small to be a warrior at the time. She found her way home but when her brother was found dead, she left and joined this clan.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2013

    Clouddazzle

    Name-clouddazzle Age-10 moons description-beautiful white she cat with dazzle blue eyes Gender-she(ouvious) History-when she was little she was abanned by her family cuase of her *****(she does not want to tell anyone). Family-does not know Weight-25-30 Height-2 feet to shoulders. Anything more just ask her.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 10, 2013

    Bloodfur

    Name:bloodfur age:10 moons description: handsome blood-red fur tom. Gender:tom. Duh. History: when he was a kit, his family was killed by rogues. Height: 2 feet up to shoulders. Wheight: 30 lbs crush: none. Mate:none. Family: none. Kits:none.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Nightkit

    Age 2 moons. Tom. Black with one white paw. Family none. Nice caring kind firce loveable cute lonly.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Mothflight bio

    Name: Mothflight---- rank: medicine cat --- age: 14 moons--- personality: quiet strong minded, cool, even tempered, kind, determined. Stays very strictly to the warrior code----look: pretty white coated she cat with clear stormy green eyes.---- apprentice: maybe Taigapaw.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 1, 2013

    This was a bio

    But now its nit cause i left goodbye~ Cloverwisp

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 27, 2013

    Spiritheart

    Name-spiritheart
    Age-16
    Appearanmce-silver cat with amber eyes very pretty.
    Personality-fierce,loyal,caring,smart,loving,kit-friendly.
    Mate-none
    Crush-none
    Kits-none
    Other-joined here and will help vote for the leader.
    Fav songz-Radioactive and Safe & Sound

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2013

    Silentpaws bio

    Ginger female tabby. Is that it? Dunno. Huh.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2013

    Thornkit's Bio:

    Gender: &female. Looks: Light brown shecat with violet eyes. Crush: Secret. Kin: Moonfur, Duskstorm, Steeltail, Moucepool, Hawkfire, Berryfur, Starfur, Palmleaf, Sootpelt, Rainbreeze, Firefur, Fuzzyfur, Dawntail, & Swiftblaze.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2013

    Rippleshines vote

    My vote us Blueripple she is kind sweet and gentil she is the one who brot me in to this clan and I love it so I think it shuld be Bluripple oh and please vote fir me I am hopeing to be deputiy and hear are some resins why I think I would be good for deputiy
    1. I have good grammer
    2. I will try to make this clan as much Erin Hunter like as possible
    3. I will uphold the warrior code as much as possible
    4. I will try and make it as most kid frendly as possible
    5. I will always put the clan in front of me
    6. I will always help hurt or abanind kits
    7. I will be vary active (not that I am not active right now)
    8. I will not let the clan fall apart
    Cat info
    Name: Rippleshine
    Age: 12 moons
    Gender: she cat
    Persanality: sweet but ferce wen need to be
    Mate: none
    Kits: none
    Aprince: long heaired white with emrald green eyes
    Thank you for riding my long speech and plaese vote for me =^•.•^=

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2013

    Icepaw and Moonkit (updated)

    Icepaw... Gender: she-cat • Age: 10 moons • Looks: sea blue pelt woth a tint of white on the tail and eyes are leaf green. On front right paw is a ponk dimond birthmark • Personality: friendly, playful, and graceful at hunting • Mates/kits: none Crush: Firepaw (please keep quiet about this) • Kin: Ryeheart (adopive sister) Moonkit (sister) • Theme song: Titanium by Madylin Bailey.

    Moonkit... Gender: she-cat • Age: 4 moons • Looks: silver pelt with a moon white stomach and deep purple eyes • Personality: shy, playful, and open hearted • Mates/kits: none (duh!!) Crush: none • Kin: Icepaw (sister) • Theme song: Defying Gravity from the brodway show Wicked.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 20, 2013

    Gashtail's Bio

    Name: Gashtail. Gender: Tom. Looks: grey-black pelt and green eyes. Meh. Too lazy to do anything else yet. Ill finish it later.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 20, 2013

    Wetwhisker

    Name: Wetwhisker • Gender: she cat • Looks: gray pelt with lighter stripes, blue eyes, and strangely pink nose • Age: 18 moons • Personality: quiet, awkward, and shy at first, but respectable, friendly, very clever, and witty. She is very stealthy and strategic. And straightforward and very opinionated. • Mate: none • Crush: none yet • Kits: none • Rank: warrior • Theme Song: Fine By Me by Andy Grammer usually but sometimes Oh No! By Marina and the Diamonds. • Other: rl sister of former JayClan leader. Dont judge what I do or why I do it.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 20, 2013

    Runepaw's Bio

    Name: Look. Above. To. The. Headline. Age: Eight moons. Gender: She-cat. Appearance: Jet black with electric blue eyes, is mute. History: Well, she can't tell, can she? Mate/kits: None. Crush: Nope, nope, nope. (If i missed stuff, tell me.)

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 19, 2013

    Swiftglide and Snowkit

    Name: Swiftglide Age: 19 moons Gender: She-cat Apperance: A black she cat with white stripes and green eyes Mate: Ravenjay(dead) Crush: none Kits: Snowkit and Darkkit(dead) Mother: Jaguarstorm (a rouge) Father: Owlstar(dead) Siblings: Featherkiss and Groundfur (both rouges with our mother) Likes: Kind, caring cats that wouldnt hurt any cat unless nessasary Dislikes: Assasins Fav. Prey: Rabbit and Sparrow Personality: Kind and will care for any kit that comes her way Signiture: ?$G? History: You ask she will tell. %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%Name: Snowkit Age: 5 1/2 moons Gender: She-cat Apperance: A white she cat with a black twisted paw, she is blind. Mate: just a kit Crush: just a kit Kits: just a kit you silly cat Mother: Swiftglide Father: Ravenjay(dead) Siblings: Darkkit(dead) Likes: playing and practicing her running Dislikes: mean cats Personality: fun and outgoing, wants a pationt mentor who wont yell at her for her disabilitys. History: You ask she will tell Signiture: @$K@

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 19, 2013

    Mom

    Help

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 20, 2013

    ............

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2013

    Griffinstar

    Name: GriffinStar(Susakura). Kin:unknown. Mate:none. Fur color:purple dappled sleek fur. Claws:curved. Eyes:purple. Moons old: 10. Apprentices:5 nmes of apprentices: starpaw,darkpaw,dragonpaw,queenpaw, & last tell later. Reason ur here:To join Lightclan, and become leader of lightclan. Follows the warrior code and star clan.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted August 17, 2013

    Assassin's bio

    Name: assassin
    Gender: male
    Desription: pute black with white spot on righr eye
    Status: no mate
    Rank: warrior

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
See All Sort by: Showing 1 – 20 of 30 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)