The Three Talents of Timothy O'Dowd

The Three Talents of Timothy O'Dowd

by Doug Huestis
     
 

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In 1939 Montreal, schoolboy Tim discovers he has magical powers, while a demon and a strange old man give conflicting advice on using them. Tim shows foreign photographers around the city, but soon suspects them of a terrorist plot against the visiting king and queen. He puts his powers to use and risks everything in an attempt to foil the plot and enable the police

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In 1939 Montreal, schoolboy Tim discovers he has magical powers, while a demon and a strange old man give conflicting advice on using them. Tim shows foreign photographers around the city, but soon suspects them of a terrorist plot against the visiting king and queen. He puts his powers to use and risks everything in an attempt to foil the plot and enable the police to stop the terrorists. The grand old City of Montreal, its flamboyant Mayor Camillien Houde, King George VI, Cardinal Villeneuve, the Montreal Tramways Company, and the old Selwyn House School each plays a role in the story.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781481238441
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
02/10/2013
Pages:
290
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.65(d)

Meet the Author

Doug Huestis has been a technical and scientific writer, originally from Montreal, now a retired medical school professor. He writes medical history, translations, including Alexander Bogdanov's "Struggle for Viability," book reviews, and fiction. A member of the Authors Guild and the Society of Southwestern Authors, he lives in Tucson with his wife, Rosemary, and his greyhound, Maya. His website is www.doughuestis.com.

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