New PDF release: Coincidence

By Alan May

ISBN-10: 1926645359

ISBN-13: 9781926645353

Seventeen-year-old Melissa
is having her top yr ever.

She's touring the realm at the tall send Inspiration, and, in addition to greater than thirty different scholars, getting credits for a whole 12 months of highschool within the bargain.

And, after her boyless years at a personal tuition, it doesn't harm that one of many scholars at the send is tall, darkish, and good-looking Pierre. (She's so much inspired together with his top, being as regards to six toes tall herself.)

Melissa is happy to be studying the ropes of crewing the send because the Inspiration completes the 1st a part of its voyage, from San Diego to Mexico after which directly to the Galapagos.

But then issues flip decidedly sour.

Before the send can achieve Easter Island, it truly is taken over through the Coincidence, a wide yacht manned through a ruthless band of smugglers. The band wishes the prone of the Inspiration's health practitioner for considered one of their contributors, who used to be shot in the course of a heist in Colombia that netted them greater than $100 million worthy of cocaine.

The way forward for the Inspiration and its passengers — and of Melissa and Pierre's romance — hangs within the stability. Will the RCMP, the U.S. Drug Enforcement supplier, and the lecturers and team be capable of shop Melissa's ideal year?

ALAN could is an entrepreneur and sailor. He was once encouraged to jot down Coincidence after his personal daughter sailed the excessive seas as a part of the category Afloat highschool program.

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So? So you wouldnt of been born. I dont see why you say that. I’d of been born somewheres. How? Well why not? If your mama had a baby with her other husband and your daddy had one with his other wife which one would you be? I wouldnt be neither of em. That’s right. Rawlins lay watching the stars. After a while he said: I could still be born. I might look different or somethin. If God wanted me to be born I’d be born. And if He didnt you wouldnt. You’re makin my goddamn head hurt. I know it. I’m makin my own.

By the time they had the horses brushed and staked and a fire built it was dark. John Grady stood his saddle upright to the fire and walked out on the prairie and stood listening. He could see the Pumpville watertank against the purple sky. Beside it the horned moon. He could hear the horses cropping grass a hundred yards away.

I felt the same way. The boy nodded. His father looked at the paper again and folded it. The Good Book says that the meek shall inherit the earth and I expect that’s probably the truth. I aint no freethinker, but I’ll tell you what. I’m a long way from bein convinced that it’s all that good a thing. He looked at the boy. He took his key out of his coatpocket and handed it to him. Go on back up there. There’s somethin belongs to you in the closet. The boy took the key. What is it? he said. Just somethin I got for you.

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