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A look at child abuse as it effects several individuals profiles a determined Mississippi Baptist woman who works for abused children, a professional gambler who provides financial support for a children's shelter, and others.

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9780689121678 | Atheneum, December 1, 1992, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Profiles a determined Mississippi woman who works for abused children and a professional gambler who provides financial support for a children's shelter

In the sequel to Skinny Man, Ruth and Skinny save an eleven-year-old boy from drowning after the boat he is on explodes, but find themselves pursued by unsavory characters when the little boy disappears.

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9780689121579 | Atheneum, July 1, 1992, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Ruth and Skinny save an eleven-year-old boy from drowning after the boat he is on explodes, but find themselves pursued by unsavory characters when the little boy disappears

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An eccentric New Orleans police officer named Skinny is serving his fifth suspension from the force when he gets involved in a scheme with a collection of sleazy and dangerous characters

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9780689120985 | Atheneum, January 1, 1991, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An eccentric New Orleans police officer named Skinny is serving his fifth suspension from the force when he gets involved in a scheme with a collection of sleazy and dangerous characters

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Product Description: This crime novel is set in New Orleans and concerns Antonio from Honduras who had become Tony Curbel, a successful manager. He is sacrificed by his father to protect the business and goes to prison. But when he is offered his freedom, a lot of family details come out which had remained hidden...read more

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9780745198187 | Large print edition (John Curley & Assoc, September 1, 1990), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This crime novel is set in New Orleans and concerns Antonio from Honduras who had become Tony Curbel, a successful manager.
9780395470169 | Houghton Mifflin, August 1, 1988, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Spying on his own family to earn his freedom from jail, Tony Curbel learns a terrible truth about those who raised him, and only by delving deeply into their secrets can he save them

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9780792702658 | Large print edition (John Curley & Assoc, August 1, 1990), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This crime novel is set in New Orleans and concerns Antonio from Honduras who had become Tony Curbel, a successful manager.
9780140123999 | Reprint edition (Viking Pr, November 1, 1989), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Spying on his own family to earn his freedom from jail, Ton Curbel learns a terrible truth about those who raised him, and only by delving more deeply can he save them

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Tired of pushing cocaine for Castro, Daniel Profit concocts a plan to retire wealthy, but his plan hinges on the aid of Sheen Vicedomini, a former New Orleans cop, and the theft of $25,000,000 worth of cocaine

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9780515099102 | Reprint edition (Jove Pubns, November 1, 1988), cover price $3.95 | About this edition: Tired of pushing cocaine for Castro, Daniel Profit concocts a plan to retire wealthy, but his plan hinges on the aid of Sheen Vicedomini, a former New Orleans cop, and the theft of $25,000,000 worth of cocaine

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