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Reader's Digest Condensed Books-The Surgeon, To Sir With Love, A River Ran Out of Eden, Smith & Jones, ...and presumed dead, Escape From Red China-Spring 1963
Reader's Digest Condensed Books-The Surgeon To Sir With Love A River Ran Out of Eden Smith Jones and presumed dead Escape From Red China-Spring 1963 Author:W.C. Heinz, E.R. Braithwaite, James Vance Marshall, Nicholas Monsarrat, Lucille Fletcher, Robert Loh A RIVER RAN OUT OF EDEN BY JAMES VANCE MARSHALL — To Jim and Tania Lee and their little boy, Eric, Paradise in all its original beauty and innocence was a mist-pearled island in the lonely Aleutians, where they lived at peace. Then a violent storm, a fabulous golden seal and a handsome stranger brought temptation-and challenge-to this latter-day... more » Eden.
THE SURGEON BY W.C. HEINZ
"Good morning, Doctor. It is now six forty-five." Thus, prosaically, begins a day of high drama for a renowned surgeon: a day in which the faith, the feats, the very lives of the stricken are entrusted to his skilled hands and compassionate heart. This absorbing documentary novel, written with the cooperation of leading surgeons, take you into operating and consulting room with a doctor who was revered as a god but who was man enough to suffer doubt.
SMITH AND JONES BY NICHOLAS MONSARRAT
Drill-Pig-That was the nickname of the tough Foreign Service Security officer-knew that the diplomats called "Smith" and "Jones" had a remarkable number of black marks against them in the Security files. Yet the scandal that catapulted them into the international limelight caught Drill-Pig napping. You'll find a time bomb of surprise concealed in this ingenious tale of intrigue and suspense.
ESCAPE FROM RED CHINA BY ROBERT LOH AS TOLD TO HUMPHREY EVANS
A dramatic eyewitness account, by an ex-Communist official, of the nightmare that is life today on the Chinese mainland. The shattering of the bright hopes Robert Loh brought to the service of Mao Tse-tung, the dangerous deceits he practiced in order to survive, and his bittersweet romance with the gentle Li-li are recorded with searing honesty. A "must" book for informed Americans-and a fascinating human story as well.
...AND PRESUMED DEAD BY LUCILLE FISHER
A citadel of luxury perched on a Swiss mountain peak-that was Alpenstadt. But to Julie Thorpe, seeking her long-missing husband, its very elegance was a mockery. Was there anyone she could trust? Behind the hotel's glittering facade, in a shadowy forest, she found a totally unexpected answer.
TO SIR, WITH LOVE BY E.R. BREAITHWAITE
Into the melting pot of London's slums strode a young Negro from British Guiana. His job: to teach the three R's to a class of defiant teen-agers. This is his moving story of the skirmishes he lost and the battle he won when he finally taught his unruly charges even more important lessons-in courtesy, brotherhood, and the dignity of human nature.« less