[PDF] Download æ Degrees of Guilt | by ☆ Jim Bennett


  • Title: Degrees of Guilt
  • Author: Jim Bennett
  • ISBN: 9781460295977
  • Page: 328
  • Format: Paperback

  • When a helicopter chartered by an anti seal hunting group buzzes his boat off the coast of Newfoundland, Billy Wheeler downs it with a single shot, killing everyone on board As his crewmates reel from shock, one thing becomes irrevocably clear Billy is deep in the throes of PTSD Post traumatic Stress Disorder.Born in a fishing village in northern Newfoundland in 1967,When a helicopter chartered by an anti seal hunting group buzzes his boat off the coast of Newfoundland, Billy Wheeler downs it with a single shot, killing everyone on board As his crewmates reel from shock, one thing becomes irrevocably clear Billy is deep in the throes of PTSD Post traumatic Stress Disorder.Born in a fishing village in northern Newfoundland in 1967, the last thing Billy thought he d become was a soldier With few career options available due to declining fish stocks, he joins the Canadian Armed Forces Canada isn t at war with anyone, so he never considers the possibility of combat His deployment on a peacekeeping mission to Bosnia changes that There he witnesses the ravages of ethnic cleansing and engages in the savagery of war, discovering an unparalleled propensity for killing.Billy s success at war comes at a price horrific images that threaten to overwhelm his mind Though he tries to hide his condition and self medicate, the consequences are predictable When a personal tragedy turns his world upside down once again, he turns to the one thing he knows best combat The mission in Afghanistan is a success, but his PTSD symptoms return with a vengeance, leading to that terrible day off Newfoundland s coast What emerges is a gripping portrait of one soldier s battle with PTSD, a region s struggles with the trauma that follows the loss of its central industry and way of life, and a story of family, loyalty and finding love when you least expect it.
    Jim Bennett
    I am an artist and writer and currently working on a thriller The Poughkeepsie Mystery Among my previous books are To Catch a Tiger , a semi autobiographical, coming of age story about growing up in the South during the Civil Rights Era, Calligraphy For Dummies, Calligraphy for Creative Kids, Secrets of the Wizard.


    Commentaires:

    Adam
    Anyone who has spent any time on Canada's east coast, knows the type of wonder that resides there. From ocean side villages to dramatic wide open spaces, it lends itself to this adventure in a way the provides an excellent setting, but more importantly, acts as yet another character in a cast that Jim Bennett has expertly crafted.Tucked away in a story and narrative that is the very epitome of a "page turner" you may find yourself stumbling into a love letter so clearly addressed to one of Canad [...]

    Jody
    This book really draws you in! As a woman I wasn't sure about the storyline or the cover of this book as to whether it would be an interesting read for me. I was definitely wrong! I could hardly put it down, especially at the end! The story is fascinating and brings politics, the military, the seal hunt, law, and the detailed relationships of individuals interconnected and affected by these facets together in an incredible story that leaves you wanting more. The characters make this story and ea [...]

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      Published :2019-01-03T06:47:29+00:00