Jeff Lyon

Biography

Jeff Lyon is the son of a truck driver and preacher’s daughter. He grew up in Irving, Texas, earned a Communications BA from the University of North Texas and then went ski bumming in Colorado. Jeff returned to Texas to work for the City of Lewisville before heading to Florida to become a licensed yacht captain. Jeff spent twelve years teaching sailing and captaining charters on Lake Michigan. During Chicago’s harsh winters he wrote travelogues, books, short stories and screenplays. Jeff has returned to Florida to write and captain boats. His adventurous tales are based on personal escapades and filled with extraordinary characters.

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Books

Chicago's DuSable Harborcide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,520. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The body count rises on Chicago's lakefront as foreign Mafiosi vie for control of DuSable Harbor. It's a bawdy tale of intrigue! (contains harsh language)
Ski Bum Chronicles
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
In 1981 a young Texan learns about life, while living to ski in Winter Park, Colorado. Take a run on the wild side with seasonal staff in the majestic Rockies.
Hank
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,830. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
A city boy's account of adventures shared with his Great Uncle in the impossibly rocky and densely forested Ozark Mountains. Hank was a Missouri hillbilly full of country wisdom and wry humor. Hank mentored while canoeing down pristine creeks and spinning folksy yarns. Join Hank and Jeff on a float trip through Ozark splendor. You'll be glad you did.
Bliss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bliss is a funny and irreverent account of the inner workings of small town government during rampant development. Join Health Inspector Ross Ryan as he probes the kitchens of greasy spoons and traipses through unsavory neighborhoods. The laughs and gaffes continue when Ross is promoted to Assistant Fire Marshal. Spend some time with the eccentric characters in Bliss. You'll enjoy your visit.

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