Lady Lake, FL (PRWEB) October 29, 2009
"Of Louisiana Blood", a novel by author L.D.Ridgley, has been awarded the coveted Acorn Award for the number one best selling novel of the year.
A fast paced novel of greed, murder, sex and intrigue, "Of Louisiana Blood", will take the reader on a roller coaster of twists and turns and excitement. The story starts in the Northern Louisiana timber country where a deranged law officer is trying to force landowners to sell or lease their standing timber acres to a paper company for much less than a fair price. As this is taking place, a local African American logger is awarded a contract to harvest the trees from the finest tract of virgin pines in all Of Louisiana. The reason he got the contract... he logs with horses... thus he does not destroy the land. The horses are poisoned, people start to get killed and the tension and excitement builds.
From New Orleans to Shreveport... from the deep woods in Lincoln Parish to the governor's mansion in Baton Rouge, this story will keep readers riveted to the pages as the fast moving plot unfolds. Readers will not put this one down till the last word is read!