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Farley, Charles 1945-

Works: 5 works in 21 publications in 1 language and 1,593 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction  Bildungsromans  Historical fiction  Romance fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ML420.B647, 782.421643092
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Charles Farley
Soul of the man : Bobby "Blue" Bland by Charles Farley( Book )

10 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby "Blue" Bland's silky smooth vocal style and captivating live performances helped propel the blues out of Delta juke joints and into urban clubs and upscale theaters. Until now, his story has never been told in a book-length biography. Soul of the Man: Bobby "Blue" Bland relates how Bland, along with longtime friend B.B. King, and other members of the loosely knit group who called themselves the Beale Streeters, forged a new electrified blues style in Memphis in the early 1950s. Combining elements of Delta blues, southern gospel, big-band jazz, and country and western
Secrets of San Blas by Charles Farley( Book )

4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most towns have their secrets. In the 1930s, Port St. Joe, on the Gulf in Florida's panhandle, had more than its share. Morphine-addicted old Doc Berber, the town's only general practitioner, thought he knew most of them. But a murder out at the Cape San Blas lighthouse pulled him into series of intrigues that even he did not know how to cure. But first, of course, he needed to follow the biblical injunction: Physician, heal thyself
Secrets of St. Vincent by Charles Farley( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Second in the "Secrets" trilogy. First was Secrets of San Blas, published by Pineapple Press last year
Secrets of St. Joe by Charles Farley( Book )

3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in the mystery Secrets trilogy set in the Florida Panhandle, featuring Old Doc Berber as sleuth
The Hotel Monte Sano : a novel by Charles Farley( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A fast paced mystery set in a fascinating fin de siècle world of ambition and decadence--when love, at least for the moment, eclipses the mounting tensions between rich and poor, black and white, and North and South." --Back cover
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Audience level: 0.13 (from 0.05 for Soul of th ... to 0.34 for Secrets of ...)

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Soul of the man : Bobby "Blue" Bland
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