By MayCay Beeler
Honorable Mention award winner Non-Fiction Drama 2016 Readers' favourite overseas publication Awards; Finalist in Biography: Non-Fiction class of the 2015 Readers' favourite overseas ebook Awards, and TrueCrime: Non-Fiction type of the 2014 united states most sensible ebook Awards.
Not your regular cocaine cowboy! Buccaneer is the stimulating actual account of the lifestyles and instances of Jack Reed, an All-American boy became drug smuggler; became Robinson Crusoe, then prison inmate. For the 1st time, Jack Reed discloses his outstanding, tabooed trip as a excessive flying foreign cocaine smuggler and private pilot for Carlos Lehder, accomplice to Pablo Escobar of the Medellin Cartel. Reed flew drug runs for Lehder who dealt with transportation, whereas Colombian drug lord Escobar dealt with creation and provide. Lehder's cocaine shipping empire used to be established at Norman's Cay, an out island in the Bahamas. Having received notoriety within the past due 70s as a staging element for drug smuggling, Norman's Cay used to be immortalized in Blow, a 2001 movie starring Johnny Depp.
Reed lands in court docket as Lehder's co-defendant within the longest operating drug trial in U.S. historical past. A non-violent criminal, Reed turns into the sufferer of a sad judicial sentencing mistake. bored with being hounded through media, Reed had denied all interviews until eventually pilot/journalist MayCay Beeler contacted him in criminal. At that time, she had no thought she might develop into his coauthor and a personality in his notorious lifestyles tale and accident ending.
"He refused to speak to police officers and press- until eventually me. In our ebook, which was once a collaborative paintings on the finish of Reed's existence, Reed breaks his silence approximately his alleged position in Pablo Escobar's Medellin Drug Cartel, and his gorgeous punishment for refusing to snitch on ally Lehder within the court docket. This biography positive factors surprising judicial misconduct; a historical drug trial; and the 1st drug lord extradited to the us. Reed's debatable tale will stun you. It hasn't ever been given to any other journalist."- MayCay Beeler
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