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The Inside Passage

Itís finally here.

After months of anticipation, The Inside Passage is finally available as an eBook from Amazon.com. Be the first kid on your block to read this exciting thriller that takes place on Canadaís Inside Passage.

This book is perfect for the sailing community. There are lots of nautical hijinks, sailing action and sex. If youíve sailed the Inside Passage youíll recognize the setting. If you havenít, youíll want to go there.

Somewhere on Canada's Inside Passage, terrorists plot to destroy a cruise ship filled with celebrities and VIP's.

Ted Higuera, the son of Mexican immigrants, grew up in East LA. An unlikely football scholarship was his ticket out of the barrio. Chris Hardwick was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. The two become college roommates and best friends.

As a graduation present, Chrisí father offers the boys the use of his sailboat for a summer cruise up the Inside Passage. Chris brings his girlfriend, Meagan OíDonnell along for the trip. Ted canít stand Meagan; he thinks sheís just interested in Chris for his money.

The three have a series of adventures until they stumble upon an al-Qaeda plot to blow up a cruise ship, then the clock starts ticking.

The terrorist must eliminate the witnesses before they can report the plot to the authorities. Ted, Chris and Meagan must prevent the attack on the cruise ship with Chrisí father and his new bride aboard. But what can three unarmed kids to do prevent the terrorist assault?

You can buy the book from Amazon.com.

Check out my web page at pennwallace.com.
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Them's my stomping grounds.. will check it out!
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After only one day, The Inside Passage reached #7 on Amazon's Best Seller list for Hispanic fiction.

Let's push it up the list for sea stories.

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I don' think I will bother. "I saw speed 2" it wasn't very realistic or good.
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"Ted can’t stand Meagan; he thinks she’s just interested in Chris for his money."
Ted is a judgemental SOB. Chris knows very well that Meagan only wants his money, but he's gayer than a blade and more than willing to pay for such a pretty beard to keep that from his father. In fact, Meagan has even promised to help Chris begat an heir, in a way he won't find totally offensive, in order to gain his full inheritance. Which doesn't kick in until Chris is married and has produced at least one child.

Really, I can't stand that Ted. Who the hell does he think he is to judge people that way, if both Chris and Meagan are fine with the arrangement?
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