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The Cuban affair : a novel / Nelson DeMille.

DeMille, Nelson, (author.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 27 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Valemount Public Library.

Current holds

10 current holds with 27 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Valemount Public Library f dem (Text) 35194014268890 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 12/09/2017

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781501101724
  • Physical Description: 433 pages : colour map ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Colour map on endpapers.
Summary, etc.: "From the legendary #1 New York Times bestselling author of Plum Island and Night Fall, Nelson DeMille's blistering new novel features an exciting new character--US Army combat veteran Daniel "Mac" MacCormick, now a charter boat captain, who is about to set sail on his most dangerous cruise. Daniel Graham MacCormick--Mac for short--seems to have a pretty good life. At age thirty-five he's living in Key West, owner of a forty-two-foot charter fishing boat, The Maine. Mac served five years in the Army as an infantry officer with two tours in Afghanistan. He returned with the Silver Star, two Purple Hearts, scars that don't tan, and a boat with a big bank loan. Truth be told, Mac's finances are more than a little shaky. One day, Mac is sitting in the famous Green Parrot Bar in Key West, contemplating his life, and waiting for Carlos, a hotshot Miami lawyer heavily involved with anti-Castro groups. Carlos wants to hire Mac and The Maine for a ten-day fishing tournament to Cuba at the standard rate, but Mac suspects there is more to this and turns it down. The price then goes up to two million dollars, and Mac agrees to hear the deal, and meet Carlos's clients--a beautiful Cuban-American woman named Sara Ortega, and a mysterious older Cuban exile, Eduardo Valazquez. What Mac learns is that there is sixty million American dollars hidden in Cuba by Sara's grandfather when he fled Castro's revolution. With the "Cuban Thaw" underway between Havana and Washington, Carlos, Eduardo, and Sara know it's only a matter of time before someone finds the stash--by accident or on purpose. And Mac knows if he accepts this job, he'll walk away rich"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Veterans > Florida > Key West > Fiction.
Charter boat fishing > Fiction.
Tournament fishing > Cuba > Fiction.
Undercover operations > Fiction.
Genre: Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.

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