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Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 88

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JACK AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
by HL Carpenter
ISBN: 978-0-9884095-1-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-0-9884095-0-7
Copyright (c) 2012 by Top Drawer Ink Corp.

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Continued from Installment 87
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“No.” Jack met her gaze. “I’m not.”

“Oh, yes, you are. Didn’t you know, Ms. Owens?” Mr. Liaberco paused, shrugged. “Then again, why should you? Even Colby Newman doesn’t know. That idiot thinks Jack is working for him, instead of the other way around.”

“You’ve got your facts wrong,” Jack said.

“Nice try, Jack. But I’ve done my research on you. I happen to know you and your aunt are the major shareholders of Conquistador Charter.”

“What’s that?” Nessa asked.

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***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****

HL Carpenter is the pen name of a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity.

Also by HL Carpenter:

Dream Stealer. Is stealing a dream better than losing your own?

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