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Graham Tempest is now a member of Book Blogs
Dec 15, 2010

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Casino Caribbean
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Graham Tempest was born and educated in England. After graduating from Cambridge, where he edited the university newspaper, he qualified as an accountant in London and worked in accounting and investment banking before moving to the United States. He traveled the world as a financial controller before settling in Los Angeles where he practiced as a CPA and served on the International Tax Committee of the California Society of CPAs.
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Casino Caribbean is a contemporary thriller with a financial flavor, set in the offshore tax havens of the Caribbean and in London's financial district. It describes what happens when the ruthless founder of a hugely successful Internet casino is assailed simultaneously by a rival group trying to steal his business, and by the friends of a compulsive gambler he has ruined, seeking redress. It is the first in a series featuring Oliver Steele, a young investigative accountant dealing with the stigma of a recent bankruptcy. Oliver is hired by sharp financier Carlton Tisch to dig into the case of the elderly gambler. Helped and sometimes hindered by the man's talented daughter Kathy, and by Tisch's Israeli soldier-of-fortune sidekick, Kon Feaver, he finds himself dodging bullets on Antigua and trying to thwart casino operator Frankie Leon and his devious attorneys. Matters reach a violent climax on the rim of a reeking volcano on the French Caribbean island of Guadeloupe.

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At 1:44am on December 17, 2010, Kate Lindsay said…

Welcome!  I just wanted to introduce myself and my blog, The Book Buff: Book Reviews for Regular People.  Check it out at http://www.thebookbuff.blogspot.com

 

It can be a little overwhelming around here, so if you have any questions, please, don’t hesitate to ask!

 

-Kate the Book Buff

At 7:22pm on December 15, 2010, Kate Evangelista said…

Hi Graham,

Welcome to Book Blogs! When you have the time, please come and visit me at: http://kateevangelistarandr.blogspot.com/

Hope to see you there,
Kate

 
 
 

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