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Fame Island | [Jonathan Lowe]

Fame Island

When tabloid writer Jude Johnstone uncovers the truth behind the disappearance of mega-lotto winner Howard Rosen, he hears the words, "You're hired." But for Jude, this could be one dangerous reality show.
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When tabloid writer Jude Johnstone uncovers the truth behind the disappearance of mega-lotto winner Howard Rosen, he hears the words, "You're hired." But for Jude, this could be one dangerous reality show.

First he must find Howard's son, then negotiate the purchase of a Caribbean island for them, and finally stage a coup against the corrupt governor of a neighboring island. Howard, of course, wants credit for all of it. Why? For the same reason he engineered his disappearance in the first place, the instant after picking up his check: to be famous for more than 15 minutes.

Will Jude write this story Howard's way and make him the hero? Or will romance detour him? What happens next is the stuff of Hollywood legend.

©2004 J. Lowe; (P)2004 Blackstone Audiobooks

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    Timothy Tucson, AZ, United States 01-22-11
    Timothy Tucson, AZ, United States 01-22-11
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    I have solved the tedium of long drives with audiobooks and J.L's books are just the ticket for a pleasant and safe trip.The whole idea of "to be famous for more than 15 minutes", is so timely in our high speed high tech world of communications and media. To what ends will we travel to seek our Fame?

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