Silent Joe

by T. Jefferson Parker

Publisher: Center Point Pub. in Thorndike, Me

Written in English
Cover of: Silent Joe | T. Jefferson Parker
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  • Orange County (Calif.)


  • Adoptive parents -- Fiction,
  • Fathers -- Death -- Fiction,
  • Politicians -- Fiction,
  • Adoptees -- Fiction,
  • Large type books,
  • Orange County (Calif.) -- Fiction

Edition Notes

StatementT. Jefferson Parker.
LC ClassificationsPS3566.A6863 S55 2001b
The Physical Object
Pagination424 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages424
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3944951M
ISBN 101585471259
LC Control Number2001028207

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Joe is a minor character from the comic Paint It Black. He is a friend of Ike Isaacs, and allows Ike to live with him until he gets back on his feet; however, Ike doesn't make an effort to earn money or get a job, rather continuing to parasitically live off of Joe. Eventually, Joe confronts him about this and yells at him to move out, leading Ike to travel to Silent ations: Ike Isaacs (friend). Both of these silent issues led Marvel to announce that December would be 'Nuff Said Month, when most of their titles were written as silent stories. Spider-Man #1 / Special #1 Todd McFarlane rocketed to popularity drawing Spider-Man, and his cover to Spider-Man #1 was paid homage when Marvel reprinted his previously unused art for.   Director and comic book superfan Kevin Smith picks his best and worst comic book movies, and well as explaining why Martin Scorsese is wrong . I have personally had the pleasure of hearing Joe Schmit- Keynote Speaker "Silent Impact" speak. He's the author of the book “Silent Impact”, award-winning spor ts broadcaster, community leader, and popular keynote speaker - also someone you do not want to miss! Come see Joe and many other amazing speakers at our National Leadership Development Conference on June 21 - 23 and a pre.

Silent Joe | Scarred for life by a brutal father, Joe Trona found a safe haven and a loving childhood in the home of the couple who adopted him. Now he spends his days as a deputy for the Orange County sheriff's department and his nights as a driver and aide to Will Trona, the influential politician who rescued him from the Hillside Children's Home. Silent Joe, Toronto, ON. likes. Music, Sound, Noise - A post production audio house based in Toronto with its second location in Vancouver Canada/5(14). In Silent Impact, award-winning broadcaster Joe Schmit tells stories of real people and the ways in which they had profound influence on others in daily life. He points to simple, powerful lessons in the stories, and will inspire you to recognize your daily opportunities to make an intentional impact on others.   The Silent Patient had been one of those books that I dwelved into with high expectations with the rave reviews it had been receiving and here is my take on it. Silent Patient is the story of Theo Faber, a psychotherapist who takes up a job at The Grove which is /5(K).

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Silent Joe is a mystery thriller set in Orange County, California, about a young sheriffs deputy investigating the murder of his wealthy adoptive father. I hadnt heard of this author before and got this from my book (swap) club/5.

Silent Joe is a mindful, intelligent novel you can't put down. It should break Parker out withthe really big boys of mystery fiction, the million-sellers with the marquee names. In fact, he's a much better writer than most of them, and unlike many, he never tells the same story twice.

--Jane Adams4/5(). Silent Joe is a mindful, intelligent novel you can't put down. It should break Parker out with the really big boys of mystery fiction, the million-sellers with the marquee names.

In fact, he's a much better writer than most of them, and unlike many, he never tells the same story twice.4/5().

Buy a cheap copy of Silent Joe: A Novel book by T. Jefferson Parker. Scarred for life by a brutal father, Joe Trona found a safe haven and a loving childhood in the home of the couple who adopted him.

Now he spends his days as a Free shipping over $/5(5). Author T. Jefferson Parker is one of the best thriller writers working today. Silent Joe is a mindful, intelligent novel you can't put down.

— Editorial Review T. Jefferson Parker always writes a page-turner, but this is the award-winning author's best novel and hopefully Joe will return for another engagement.

—Internet Book Watch. Predictably shy about his face, Silent Joe is a bit more understated than most, but he's smart, competent, and eager to follow in the footsteps of Will, who was a cop for 20 years before widening his horizons to become a rough-and-tumble politico in California's plush Orange County, a man with powerful friends and dangerous enemies.

A very likeable "Silent Joe" Where does Silent Joe rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far. This is a very good book and the character of Joe is refreshing and likeable.

If you like books about Orange County, CA, Michael Connolly, or James Lee Burke. SILENT JOE is not so much a mystery as a character study. Though the plot is intricate and complex, longtime readers of this genre will, I think, predict fairly easily how the primary and secondary plots will play out.

Joe Trona, however, is such a strongly developed and multilayered character that I doubt that they will care.

'Silent Joe' is another explosive novel by T. Jefferson Parker. While remaining a suspenseful, page-turning thriller, 'Silent Joe' is much more, for at the heart is the examination of love, and one man's spirit to over-come tragedy.

With it's strong characters, complex plot, and powerful narrative, 'Silent Joe' races along at break-neck speed. T/5(18). Cry Silent Tears by Joe Peters is a heartbreaking memoir of childhood abuse.

At the age of 5, Joe witnesses the tragic death of his father and is left completely at the mercy of his violent mother and brutal older siblings.

One day Joe loses his ability to speak from the trauma he has suffered/5. Get this from a library. Silent Joe. [T Jefferson Parker] -- Joe, rescued from an orphanage by Orange County Supervisor Will Trona, embarks on a dark and dangerous quest when he vows to find out why his adoptive father, Will Trona, an Orange County politician.

Silent Joe. [Jefferson Parker] -- When his adoptive father, an Orange County politician, is murdered, Joe Trona sets out to find the killer. His investigation leads him to confront his own childhood abuse.

'Jefferson Parker is a powerhouse writer' New York Times Book Review 'If you're seeking a thinking man's bestseller. Silent Impact: Stories of Influence Through Purpose, Persistence and Passion. An award-winning book that captures the essence of people who live a life of impact. Joe uses his reporting skills to research and tell stories of impact that are powerful, contagious and last a.

Jefferson Parker is an American writer of the detective novel genre. He won an Edgar Award in for his book Silent Joe and again in for his novel California Girl.

Parker lived his entire life in Southern California. G.I. Joe #21 "Silent Interlude" Attribution Writer(s) Larry Hama Penciller(s) Larry Hama Inker(s) Steve Leialoha Colorist(s) George Roussos Cover artist(s) Larry Hama Editor(s) Dennis O'Neil Publication information Publisher Marvel Comics Publication date March Pages 22 General information Continuity A Real American Hero comics continuity Series G.I.

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Jefferson Parker has created a most unique and heartfelt character, so compelling, it's natural to hope for a Joe Trona sequel. After all, Joe is only 24 and he's just begun to understand his own legacy, there must be more to tell. Silent Joe, T. Jefferson Parker, James Daniels, Mystery, Thriller & Horror>Suspense, >Mystery, Thriller & Horror, Brilliance Audio, Play Sample.

Give as a Gift. Send this book as a Gift. Book Rating. Narrator Rating. Silent Joe. Unabridged Audiobook Play it Free. With Day Free Trial. Add to Cart. Price $   Joe Trona (the protagonist in Silent Joe) is yet another in Parker’s stable of main characters that I loved getting to know.

He is the year-old adopted son of a politician who spends his entire life thankful to the father who saved him from a family-less life–picked Joe from among all other children in the Home despite the acid burns.

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Joe Schmit is an author, award-winning broadcaster, community leader and popular keynote speaker. His book “Silent Impact” Influence Through Purpose, Persistence and Passion is now in its second edition. His new book is titled “The Impact Blueprint,” A Step by Step Journey to a Life of Significance.

Joe was recently honored by the National Speakers Association (NSA) with the Certified. Silent No More: Victim 1's Fight for Justice Against Jerry Sandusky is a book by Aaron Fisher, identified as "Victim 1" in the Penn State child sex abuse scandal. Fisher is called "Victim 1" because it was his reporting his abuse to high school officials that set off the investigation that led to Sandusky's conviction.

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This book is a little more on the dark side than my previous reviews thus far. It's on Cry Silent Tears by Joe Peters, an autobiography about a boy from a very abusive family. T Jefferson Parker- Silent Joe 10th book read in I brought this book used although I never read a book by J Jefferson,but the back of the book sounded very good.

I was very surprised when I took it home and saw it won several awards. I am very glad I purchased this book. This is 4/5(). The Silent Issue. Arguably the greatest Joe story ever told. Written and drawn by Larry Hama, but without a word in it. Various comic book writers have said that they received inspiration from this issue.

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Joe Brosnan, fittingly, takes a look at T. Jefferson Parker's Silent Joe, a California noir overflowing with corruption. Before I dove into Silent Joe, T. Jefferson Parker was one of those names alongside Michael Connelly, Robert Parker, Sue Grafton, and dozens of others on a mental list titled “Authors I Should Probably Read One of These.

Jefferson Parker (born ) is an American novelist. Parker's books are police procedurals set in Southern California. 1 Early life and career. Writing style. 6 External links. Early life and career. Parker was born in in Los Angeles, California, and he has lived his entire life in Southern California.

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In Silent Sisters, Joanne will tell her story, detailing her struggle to understand her mother, to piece together the truth and give the four babies the proper burial they deserve. © Joanne Lee with Ann and Joe Cusack (P) W. F. Howes Ltd. In this short story from the thrilling anthology FaceOff, John Lescroart and T.

Jefferson Parker team up for the first time ever, along with their characters—Wyatt Hunt, hero of three of Lescorart’s Hunt Club thrillers; and Joe Trona from Parker’s Edgar Award–winning Silent Joe. What begins as a relaxing fishing vacation among friends quickly descends into chaos when Hunt and Brand: Simon & Schuster.

Buy a cheap copy of Cry Silent Tears: The Heartbreaking book by Joe Peters. Joe knew his mother was cruel and violent, but he trusted his beloved father to protect him from her. When a freak accident saw his father burn to death in front of Free shipping over $/5(7).