A rich man sends Donald lam looking for a man when he really wants to find a woman. A minor missing persons case tyrns out to be a major one And a pleasure boat on pontoons serves asa smoggler's ship on wheels. This is a job for detectives who know fact from fiction, so Erle Stnley Gardner, writing as A. A. Fair, pits his top team, Bertha Cool and Donald Lam, against the people who know all too well that All Grass isn't Green.
On her wedding day Banner Boleman was a misty-eyed bride and a betrayed and jilted woman. The dramtic scene at the altar had shocked the town. It also aroused a storm of emotions, protective and otherwise in Jake Langston. Beest friend to Banner's parents and one of the toughest cowhands in Texas, Jae soon found himself in love with Banner and caught in a scandal that could shatter a family. But theirs wasn't the only afffair stirring up trouble in this rough cattle town, Twenty years ago a man had surrendered to temptation. Now the sins of the past would threaten even Banner's happiness and her future would depend on one woman's endeuring love.
The American travelers in the Argentine were obviously mistaken for wealthy corporation executives. How else to explain their gruesome abduction and humiliation.
The terrorists demanded seven million dollars, and for every day it was not paid they threatened to cut off the head of acptive. But blinded by greed and their lust fro blood, they overlooked the real threat - Phoenix Force.
These five fighting men of Mack Bolan's hardest hitting international outfil are always ready to give terror its reward. They are the best of their kiind in the world and they are always one hundered percent effective.
The boy was born and raise don the Main Line. But he bvanished on Philadelphia's mean streets. last seen in a dowtown cheater's hotel. for sports agent Myron Bolitar, his client, golf fuperstar Linda coldren, comes first, and that m,eans unraveling the m,ystery of her son's kidnapping. Skeletons coming out of the closet. and golf becomes a deadly game.
No author can come close to MacLean writing.
A film to be made on location high above the Arctic Circle and a movie company with an international cast which included: a ruthless determined director, made him famous but hated. A ruggedly handsome male lead. A quiet beautiful blond surrounded by mystery. A venomous woman devoted only to herself. A count with lean and awuiline face, the black pencil moustache and evil intentions. A tall handsome, cynical and immoral, he was held to his wife only by blackmail. And the company's doctor who knew from the outset that something was amiss, but had no idea how to deal with it. Go with them on a journey filled with terror and death to Bear Island.
The Bell Jar is a novel about the events of Sylvia Plath's 20th year, about how she tried to die and how they stuck her together with glue. It is a fine novel, as bitter and remorseless as her last poems, the kind of book Salinger's Franny might have written about herself ten years later, if she had spent those ten years in hell.
He'd sworn off ramntic entanglements forever. But every man ahd a weakness, and his was the beautiful, beguiling Tira Beck. He'd angrily labeled the flamboyant socialite a shameless flirt with a cavalier attitude about marriage until he learned she'd recently saved all her love for him. Against his will, Simon became entranced by her glorious presence, her ev4ery gesture igniting him like a sweet, beckoning caress. Still, her knew the virtuous virgin wans't about to surrender her night to him, unless he became her beloved.
On a well deserved r and r, Sgt C J Mahoney of Patton's Hammerhead Diviions heads straight for a hot bar in the freezing Belgain town of Clervaux. A few cdrinks, a knife fight over a woman, and Mahoney lands in Jail. The worst is not over, German bombs start wipping the town to shreds. Patton and Hitler have gegun the giggest massacre of their war time careers, a massiver slaughter of fire and flesh that is rumbling toward its bloody finale in Bastogne. Mahaoney sprints from jail and slashes int the enimy troops with bayonet, bazookas and his eager bare hands and th Sgt won't rejoin his unit unitl he completes his one-man mission of annihilation that will be heard clear back to Berlin.