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Book Pass

Post by FredS » Fri Apr 06, 2018 3:13 pm

I have a copy of Hooked, An Unlikely Spiritual Journey by our very own (late) GScott. If anyone is interested in a book pass, let me know (in this thread) and I'll send it out so we can share our friends story. I just checked Amazon and no print copies are available so I feel OK posting this without fear of taking food from his families table. Lemme know.

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When the drowning death of a fellow scuba diver propels author E. Giles Scott Jr. to wrestle with the deeper questions of life and death, he is swept up into a most unlikely adventure. Loading his Volvo with camping gear, Scott quits his job as an office copier technician to join eccentric friends who are, like many of their generation, living off the land in West Virginia. Sleeping in woods that locals called “Rocky Hollar,” seeking enlightenment alongside seekers who hate religion as much as he does, Scott hungers to discover how he fits into a universe designed by a creator he does not yet know.

In Hooked, Scott tells the story of the nine months he spent in the woods and a three-month stint hitchhiking across the country. He narrates how he looked under every rock and philosophy for answers only God had until he was lured by one relentless divine fisherman.

From a Hindu Ashram in Baltimore, to a primitive hippie-infested island off Canada, Scott rejects one false lure after another. In this tale that begins in the ocean’s depths, Hooked shares the story of how one crafty angler eventually hooked his prize catch.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by sweetandsour » Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:23 pm

I'm in, Fred. How come I didn't know any of this? I sure miss alot around here.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by FredS » Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:42 pm

You need to spend less time with your real family and friends and more your virtual ones.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by Irish-Dane » Fri Apr 06, 2018 7:43 pm

Count me in for sure.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by hugodrax » Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:53 am

Interesting. In.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by Gabriel » Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:48 am

FredS wrote:
Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:42 pm
You need to spend less time with your real family and friends and more your virtual ones.
:lol:
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Re: Book Pass

Post by FredS » Sun Apr 08, 2018 8:19 pm

All righty then. PM me some addresses and I'll get this thing on it's way.
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Re: Book Pass

Post by Winton » Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:45 pm

The Kindle version is on Amazon. This is a great book.

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Re: Book Pass

Post by FredS » Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:56 am

Winton wrote:
Mon Apr 09, 2018 7:45 pm
The Kindle version is on Amazon. This is a great book.
Indeed it is.

Also, I only have one mailing address so far. Do you guys want in on this or not?
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Re: Book Pass

Post by sweetandsour » Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:11 am

PM sent.
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