By Arthur Pindle
Set in 1825, Bayou St. John is a unique approximately exciting fugitives with a master/slave courting who break out to begin new lives in New Orleans. After a chain of adventures and problems, they eventually develop into freed from their pursuers.
The heart of the tale happens on the lodge now owned by means of one of many fugitives, Jacques, a tender French aristocrat who was referred to as count number Mathieu. In France, the count number gained a duel with pistols to the dying and fled to the USA to make a brand new commence. Lucas, a tender slave offered to a plantation proprietor, finally ends up killing the overseer. He makes an attempt to flee from the dock in Charleston, the place he encounters Jacques, who claims the younger slave as his personal, names him Pierre, and jointly they board a boat to New Orleans.
More fascinating characters input the scene … a gorgeous lady named Yvette Osborne and her brother Henry. Love, mayhem, deception, betrayal and voodoo quickly stick with, making Bayou St. John a riveting novel with compelling twists. and positively a ebook with an edge!
About the Author:
Author Arthur Pindle is a philosophy professor who moved to New Orleans for a number of years to get to grasp it in detail to jot down this publication. He’s written a screenplay and is operating on his subsequent novel. He at present is living in Atlanta.
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