The Chesapeake: Tales & Scales: Selected short stories from The Chesapeake

The Chesapeake: Tales & Scales: Selected short stories from The Chesapeake

by Larry Jarboe, Ken Rossignol


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This second edition features the same stories with ALL PHOTOS in black and white, making this edition more affordable. The full color edition remains available at a higher price. Join us as we visit the pages of The Chesapeake for action, fun and adventure in The Chesapeake region. Murder, Mayhem and Mystery along with blues, rockfish and Serendipity Seranades to convince fish to jump onto the hook. From Jack Rue, Fred McCoy and Pepper Langley come great stories about the Twentieth Century in Southern Maryland, from the Potomac to the Patuxent. Learn about the early days of the Patuxent River Naval Air Station and the boomtown of Lexington Park, called the Walled City. From Lou Clements to Steven Gore Uhler, our collection of short stories is sure to keep you entertained. Cap'n Larry Jarboe's expertise in fish stories knows no equal! Join us as we explore the adventures of St. George's Island as it breaks away from the mainland and drifts into the Potomac. The adventures of sailing are brought to life by Mark Robbins while Mel Brokenshire shows us the ways of the world. This first volume of the best of The Chesapeake won't leave you hanging and will have you running to your Kindle to learn when we will pull together the next round of prose and baloney. For those who thought Ocean City was the only destination in the summer, Alan Brylawski brings to life the glory days of the Point Lookout Hotel.And remember, only The Shadow knows what evil lurks in the hearts of men

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781492738961
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 09/15/2013
Series: Chesapeake , #1
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Larry Jarboe is an accomplished catcher of fish and explores various ways to fish cheap and eat. His range of experience runs from the warm waters off of the power plant at Benedict on the Patuxent River to the shark-filled waters near the Florida Keys.
Dealing with such sharks fully prepared him for politics in Southern Maryland and he has been the only person in modern times to be elected four times as a St. Mary's County Commissioner.
Ken Rossignol has been covering the news of cops, criminals and politicians, with the lines of same often blurred, for twenty-five years. The case of Rossignol v Voorhaar is published opinion of the Fourth Circuit United States Court of Appeals is a landmark First Amendment decision that is now the law of the land. Google the case to learn more or read Rossignol's book, The Story of The Rag. Rossignol writes in true crime, maritime history and has a series of cruise thrillers. Having appeared on Good Morning America, 20/20 and World News Tonight as well as the Investigation Discovery, connected to his news stories, Rossignol enjoys traveling and telling tales of the Bermuda Triangle, the Heroes of the Titanic and authentic Pirate Trials. See more on and visit both Jarboe and Rossignol at

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