By Brent Monahan
Located at the idyllic Georgia coast, Jekyl Island was once the playground of the wealthy on the flip of the final century. Vanderbilts, Goulds, Rockefellers, and different individuals of elite society vacationed there, having fun with the best features of Southern hospitality that cash may perhaps purchase and uploading the remaining from big apple. certainly, the cash was once reliable: the club's 100 contributors managed one 6th of the nation's wealth.
When one of many club's contributors is shot to loss of life at the island, his fellow captains of anxiously finish it used to be as a looking coincidence. Is the upcoming stopover at to the Jekyl Island membership through President McKinley the single cause? may perhaps J. P. Morgan himself were the one that pulled the set off? Whose facet is member and millionaire newspaperman Joseph Pulitzer on?
The resolution as to if or now not the richest of the wealthy can actually break out with homicide lies within the fingers of neighborhood sheriff John Le Brun, a wily Civil battle veteran who has his personal schedule with the Yankees who obtained Jekyl Island.
This creative novel increases Brent Monahan to the 1st rank of up to date entertainers. the genuine Jekyl Island membership, its participants, and plenty of actual occasions from American background of the period are interwoven inside of a plot which can simply have occurred. Cleverly plotted and delightfully instructed, The Jekyl Island membership is suspenseful storytelling at its finest.
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