Reader's Digest Condensed Books Author:Catherine Gaskin, Leonard Wibberley, Gerald Green, William E. Barrett, Hans Meissner This is hard cover, mint condition Reader's Digest Condensed Book. The stories are: A Falcon for a Queen by Catherine Gaskin, Meeting with a Great Beast by Leonard Wibberley, Blockbuster by Gerald Green, The Shape of Illusion by William E. Barrett and Duel in the Snow by Hans Meissner. — Here are the story descriptions: — A Falcon for a Queen: — A... more » cry from the grave brought Kirsty to the Scottish Highlands. But the mystery went deeper, and involved more people, then the simple question of how her brother died.
Meeting with a Great Beast:
Equatorial Africa is the setting of this novel of a man's last safari. The great beast he has come to hunt is an elephant over a hundred years old. He must also confront a more terrible adversary: the knowledge that he himself has but two years to live.
Rudy Dukes was a hoodlum and a psychopath and his orders were to evict the tenants - no matter how.
The Shape of Illusion:
It was a great painting. Then came the shock: the shock of recognizing one's own features - distorted by hate but unmistakable - in the stone throwing mob that was shouting, "Crucify Him!"
Duel in the Snow:
The opponents: a tiny Japanese task force and a handful of Alaskan woodsmen. At stake: the fte of one or more American cities.« less