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Crazy Blood - A Novel

T. Jefferson Parker

"A brave and daring writer." -Lisa See, New York Times bestselling author of Shanghai Girls The Carson dynasty rules the ski resort town of Mammoth Lakes in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. Founded by patriarch Adam, the town is the site of the Mammoth Cup ski race-a qualifier for the Olympics. But when Wylie Welborn, Adam's illegitimate grandson, returns after a stint in Afghanistan, it reopens a dark moment in Carson family history: the murder of Wylie's father by his jealous and very pregnant wife, Cynthia. Her son Sky, born while his mother was in prison, and Wylie are half-brothers. They inherit not only superb athletic skills but an enmity that threatens to play out in a lethal drama on one of the fastest and most perilous ski slopes in the world. Three powerful and unusual women have central roles in this volatile family feud: Cynthia, bent on destroying Wylie; his mother Kathleen, determined to protect him; and April Holly, a beautiful celebrity snowboarder, on track to win Olympic Gold. But, as Wylie falls in love with April and they begin to imagine a life away from the violence that has shattered his family, history threatens to repeat itself and destroy them both. Combining exquisite writing with breathtaking scenes of high stakes skiing, T. Jefferson Parker's CRAZY BLOOD is an unforgettable story of two brothers on a ruthless quest for supremacy.

"A brave and daring writer." -Lisa See, New York Times bestselling author of Shanghai Girls The Carson dynasty rules the ski resort town of Mammoth Lakes in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. Founded by patriarch Adam, the town is the site of the Mammoth Cup ski race-a qualifier for the Olympics. But when Wylie Welborn, Adam's illegitimate grandson, returns after a stint in Afghanistan, it reopens a dark moment in Carson family history: the murder of Wylie's father by his jealous and very pregnant wife, Cynthia. Her son Sky, born while his mother was in prison, and Wylie are half-brothers. They inherit not only superb athletic skills but an enmity that threatens to play out in a lethal drama on one of the fastest and most perilous ski slopes in the world. Three powerful and unusual women have central roles in this volatile family feud: Cynthia, bent on destroying Wylie; his mother Kathleen, determined to protect him; and April Holly, a beautiful celebrity snowboarder, on track to win Olympic Gold. But, as Wylie falls in love with April and they begin to imagine a life away from the violence that has shattered his family, history threatens to repeat itself and destroy them both. Combining exquisite writing with breathtaking scenes of high stakes skiing, T. Jefferson Parker's CRAZY BLOOD is an unforgettable story of two brothers on a ruthless quest for supremacy.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

"A brave and daring writer." -Lisa See, New York Times bestselling author of Shanghai Girls The Carson dynasty rules the ski resort town of Mammoth Lakes in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in California. Founded by patriarch Adam, the town is the site of the Mammoth Cup ski race-a qualifier for the Olympics. But when Wylie Welborn, Adam's illegitimate grandson, returns after a stint in Afghanistan, it reopens a dark moment in Carson family history: the murder of Wylie's father by his jealous and very pregnant wife, Cynthia. Her son Sky, born while his mother was in prison, and Wylie are half-brothers. They inherit not only superb athletic skills but an enmity that threatens to play out in a lethal drama on one of the fastest and most perilous ski slopes in the world. Three powerful and unusual women have central roles in this volatile family feud: Cynthia, bent on destroying Wylie; his mother Kathleen, determined to protect him; and April Holly, a beautiful celebrity snowboarder, on track to win Olympic Gold. But, as Wylie falls in love with April and they begin to imagine a life away from the violence that has shattered his family, history threatens to repeat itself and destroy them both. Combining exquisite writing with breathtaking scenes of high stakes skiing, T. Jefferson Parker's CRAZY BLOOD is an unforgettable story of two brothers on a ruthless quest for supremacy.

Language:

English

Narrators:

P. J. Ochlan

Length:

11h 6m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:48


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

05:37


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

09:55


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

17:40


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

23:59


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

20:19


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

22:49


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

07:39


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

18:13


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

13:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

12:31


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

26:10


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:32


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

28:15


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:19


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

16:22


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

13:36


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

17:33


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

10:36


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:09


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

18:22


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

15:45


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

20:45


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

27:30


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

35:53


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

15:49


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

16:38


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

21:10


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

21:14


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

12:42


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

10:07


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

17:19


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

16:26


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

15:54


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

20:35


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

19:29


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

08:06


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

20:59


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

13:11


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

00:46