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Book Review – Tijuana Straits by Kem Nunn

Tijuana Straits by Kem Nunn Publisher – Scribner Copyright 2004 306 pages Rating – 5/10 Summary – Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits (T.S.) contains elements of both a standard crime novel and a “serious” novel. In trying to strike this balance, T.S. is only a qualified … Continue reading

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Friday, 8 July 2016 Finishing Tijuana Straits

Finally, I got finished with Tijuana Straits by Kem Nunn. I’ll give it 5/10. Earlier, I read Nunn’s Tapping the Source band thought that it was a little better than was T.J. Straits. Also, I read the old New York Times … Continue reading

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Thursday, 7 July 2016 Lagniappe’s Summer Rerun a Surprise Hit

On the way to get my older daughter from camp, I saw that the weekly Lagniappe (Mobile’s free, alternative newspaper) was in its box. I grabbed a copy. The bad news that that they were serving cold potatoes – an old story … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 6 July 2016 Promiscuity – Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits, Hanna Raskin’s Yelp Help, The Wall Street Journal, & The Mobile Press-Register

Sometimes I can be promiscuous – in my reading. I read a few pages of Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits, but set it aside. I’m still enjoying it and intend to finish it. But Wednesday it just wasn’t the right book. I’ve … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 5 July 2016 – Read a bit of Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits & The Wall Street Journal

Tuesday I was wrung out from the 4th & didn’t do much reading. I managed about five or six pages in Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits. It was OK, but I was too tired to get into it. I also read … Continue reading

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Monday, 4 July 2016 Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits

We were lucky enough to be out @ the beach for July 4th. It guess it was appropriate – though completely unplanned – that I would read Kem Nunn’s Tijuana Straits. The book focuses – in part – on the surf culture … Continue reading

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