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The happy hostage

Vincent Brome

The happy hostage

by Vincent Brome

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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction in English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(by) Vincent Brome.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(4),191p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14988544M
    ISBN 100304297151
    OCLC/WorldCa59790489

    Schrier had become a hostage of one of the most dangerous terrorist groups in the Middle East. In his new book, Happy New Year!’ I yelled, one fist raised triumphantly over my head,” he. Hostage is a thriller novel by Robert Crais, set in fictional Bristo Bay, California, about a small town police chief named Jeff Talley with memories of a failed hostage situation, who must negotiate the same type of situation in his own town if he wants his own family to live.. Plot. Three young boys rob a minimart and the salesclerk is killed. Police chase the boys and they end up Author: Robert Crais.

    The information about Hostage shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Behan's absurdist tragi-comedy, The Hostage, was originally written in Irish Gaelic and performed in that language as An Giall at the Damer Hall, St. Stephen's Green in Dublin, Ireland, in Following the success of that production, Behan translated the play into English and Joan Littlewood, the innovative director of the Theater Workshop in London agreed to direct it.

      H ostage Three begins by plunging us into the middle of an adrenaline-drenched drama. The narrator, a teenage girl called Amy, is being held hostage by .   A hostage falling in love with her captor -- the plot has been done many times before and the subject seemed dated. A spoiled little rich girl and a rugged outdoorsman -- ditto. And, in less talented hands, the book might have been dated and nothing new. But given the gifted pen of Susan Wiggs this book works and works well.5/5(5).


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To me, the book was pretty boring as Willo Davis Roberts develops her characters. I expected a faster pace from a book entitled "Hostage." However, the pace quickens signifigantly when Kaci actually becomes a hostage. It is at this point the tempo picks up and the book becomes very exciting/5(11).

(shelved 3 times as kidnapped-hostage) avg rating — 19, ratings — published The Happy Hostage (Linford Romance Library) Paperback – February 1, by Charles Stuart (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, Large Print "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback $ Author: Charles Stuart. Hostage by Robert Crais is probably the fastest moving book that I've ever read.

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The bestselling author of Demolition Angel and L.A. Requiem returns with his most intense and intricate thriller yet. As the Los Angeles Times said, Robert Crais is "a crime writer operating at the top of his game." His complex heroes and heroines, his mastery of noir atmosphere, and his brilliant, taut plots have catapulted him into the front rank of a new breed of thriller writers.

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Lois and Perry realize they are both working on the same story about the Red Queen, and decide to team up, which ultimately puts them in serious Director: Glen Winter. In Hostage, two teenagers are held as hostages by a pair of trigger-happy bank they’re taken off in a getaway car, both have to risk death to escape from their kidnappers.

A CCBC starred selection. Author: Alex Kropp Reading level: Grade (Lexile L) Interest level: Ages (Grades ) “The story is funny and lighthearted in places, yet, at other times, the reader. Hostage Book Review In the summer ofChristophe Andre, a humanitarian worker with Doctors Without Borders, was kidnapped in Nazran by men seeking a ransom.

He was blindfolded, driven to some unknown location, and locked up in a small room with nothing but a mattress. Close to twenty years later, award-winning cartoonist Guy Delisle (Pyongyang, Jerusalem, Shenzhen, Burma Chronicles) recounts André’s harrowing experience in Hostage, a book that attests to the power of one man’s determination in the face of a hopeless situation.

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