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Almost Criminal

By E. R. (Eric R.) Brown

Short-listed for the Edgar Award - Mystery Writers of America (Best Paperback Original), 2014

Charming, wealthy Randle Kennedy has a secret: he's British Columbia’s most prolific producer of boutique marijuana. He’s developed strains of B.C. Bud to please the most sophisticated palates and produce any desired effect, from a light contemplative buzz to the most mind-warping stone. His medical varieties offer relief for conditions ranging from cancer to Alzheimer's disease. Come legalization, he'll be the first on the market with marijuana's answer to single-malt Scotch. Until that day, he runs a tight operation with terrorist-cell security.

Tate MacLane is brilliant, miserable, and broke. Since graduating from high school at age 14, he's failed at university, failed to support his family, failed at everything except making a superb caffe latte.

Randle wants a fresh face to front his transactions. Tate desperately needs a mentor and yearns for respect. And money ...

Then there are the bikers, the muscle with the cross-border connections that Randle needs to bring his product to the American market. Soon Tate finds out that it's harder to get out of the business than to get in.



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Format: Book
Author: Brown, E. R. (Eric R.)
Title: Almost criminal / E.R. Brown.
Publisher Date: Toronto : Dundurn, [2013]
Subject: Marijuana industry -- Fiction. Drug traffic -- Fiction
Isbn: 1459705831 9781459705838
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 1
System Items Total: 1
Call Number: F Brown
Bib Id: 443713

Format: Book
Author: Brown, E. R. (Eric R.)
Title: Almost criminal / E.R. Brown.
Publisher, Date: Toronto : Dundurn, [2013]
Description: 285 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subjects: Marijuana industry -- Fiction.
Subjects: Drug traffic -- Fiction
LCCN: 2013376771
ISBN: 1459705831
ISBN: 9781459705838
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 1
Total Copies: 1
Call Number: F Brown