Reader's Digest Condensed Books Volume 6 1995 (Let Me Call You Sweetheart, Children of the Dust, Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer, The Magic Bullet)
Reader's Digest Condensed Books Volume 6 1995 - Let Me Call You Sweetheart, Children of the Dust, Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer, The Magic Bullet Author:Higgins-Clark, Carlile, Gilman, Stein Let Me Call You Sweetheart by Mary Higgins Clark — Kerry McGrath is a dedicated prosecutor and a devoted mother. When her daughter's face is cut in a car accident, Kerry is relieved that the plastic surgeon who treats her is the eminent Dr. Charles Smith. Then Kerry notices something bizarre. Two of Smith's patients bear an uncanny resemblance to... more » Suzanne Reardon, a young woman killed eleven years earlier. Why would Dr. Smith create look-alikes of a murder victim? A chilling tale of obsession by America's reigning queen of suspense.
Children of the Dust by Clancy Carlile
They are children of the Oklahoma Territory: he, the son of a Cheyenne chief; she, the daughter of the white superintendent of an Indian school. Growing up, Corby White and Rachel Maxwell are the best of friends. But when they grow beyond the childhood friendship, they find their world divided by forces larger than themselves. Their one ally is Gypsy Smith, a renegade lawman who is as determined as they are to live free. Land and love, betrayal and revenge are at the heart of this thrilling saga of the Old West.
The Magic Bullet by Harry Stein
A cure for cancer: The odds against finding one are monumental. But this is just the kind of challenge researcher Dan Logan lives for. Accepted by the world-famous American Cancer Foudnation, Dan is thrilled to be battling the killer alongside scientists he thought were the best in the business. What he finds instead are vicious turf wars, faked data - even sabotage. And when Dan actually hits upon a promising drug compound, he learns that he has human enemies as lethal as the disease he came to fight.
Mrs. Pollifax and the Lion Killer by Dorothy Gilman
Emily Pollifax, folksy grandmother and fearless CIA agent, has battled everything from terrorists to drug lords. But when she travels to the African nation of Ubangiba, she confronts a new opponent - lions! No one has seen the beasts, but their razor-sharp claws have left a telltale trail and brought fear to the entire country. As the number of victims rises, Mrs. Pollifax must summon her lionhearted courage to defeat the unseen threat. A charming tale of derring-do as only the intrepid Mrs. P can do it.« less