Christopher and the Clockmakers

Christopher and the Clockmakers

By

0
(0 Reviews)
Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett

Published:

1925

Downloads:

709

Share This

Christopher and the Clockmakers

By

0
(0 Reviews)

Book Excerpt

ustomed to, son. But in real life the villain is a desperate character armed with a gun that goes off. You forget that."

Christopher looked crestfallen and flushed uncomfortably.

"Perhaps I am shaking your courage a little and you won't be so eager to go to town with me," jested Mr. Burton.

"On the contrary, the scheme appeals to me more than ever."

"You actually hanker to meet a bandit or two?"

"It would certainly add a thrill to life to encounter a bandit," grinned Christopher.

"Add a thrill!" Mr. Button sniffed. "Add a thrill! Well, I will tell you right now that when you feel a desire for a thrill like that coming on, you can go straight to the movies and indulge it. You shall have no such thrills at my expense," and without more ado Christopher Mark Antony Burton, senior, lighted a fresh cigar, took up his paper, and dismissed the matter.

CHAPTER II

CHRISTOPHER MAKES AN ACQUAINTAN

Readers reviews

5
4
3
2
1
0.0
Average from 0 Reviews
0
Write Review
Be the first to review this book
Christine Benedict - Award Winning Mystery Thrillers
FEATURED AUTHOR - Christine Benedict studied creative writing at Baldwin Wallace and Cleveland State Universities. Her short stories have been finalists for Perigee Publication for the Arts, The Fish Short Story Prize, and an honorable mention in Glimmer Train Press. As our Author of the Day, she tells us about her book, Anonymous. Please give us a short introduction to what Anonymous is about. In the mystery thriller Anonymous, Debra Hamilton faces the fear of inheriting her mother’s mental illness when her… Read more