|Format:||Book on CD 2004|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
In this new work from bestselling author Robert B. Parker, Joseph Burke, ex-marine, ex-husband, ex-somebody is hired as a bodyguard to protect Lauren Roach, twenty-five and spoiled rotten. These creations of Mr. Parker are entangled with his boyhood hero, color barrier-breaking baseball player Jackie Robinson, in a story that is both thrilling and engaging. It is in the historical character of Jackie Robinson that Mr. Parker finds his inspiration, and Joseph Burke may find his redemption.
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Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- Fiction.
African American baseball players -- Fiction.
Baseball players -- Fiction.
Race relations -- Fiction.
Bodyguards -- Fiction.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Beverly Hills, CA :New Millennium Audio,2004
Performed by Robert Forster.
5 audio discs (approximately 5 hrs.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.