After witnessing the traumatic demise of his best friend to the ruthless jaws of a gypsy alligator, young Anthony Lucas determines to spend the rest of his life lecturing to the public on the perils of co-habitating with alligators. Over the years his travels take him to many places, both in the United States and China, and he becomes a well-known and much admired celebrity. At the invite of an old friend the now famous Doctor Lucas returns to his home State of Florida where he becomes involved in the lives of residents of a small mobile home park near Sarasota. Not only does Run For Your Life brim over with suspense, adventure, humor and romance, it also contains knowledge which could possibly prove invaluable to anyone who might find himself in the vicinity of alligators. An intriguing read for most ages.