By Desmond Bagley
Double motion thrillers by way of the vintage event author set within the South American Andes and British Columbia.
When Tim O'Hara's airplane is hijacked and compelled to crash land in the midst of the Andes, his issues are just starting. A seriously armed team of communist infantrymen rationale on killing one in all his passengers - an influential political determine - have orders to depart no survivors. remoted within the biting chilly of the Andes, O'Hara's celebration needs to struggle for his or her lives with purely the main primitive weapons…
Bob Boyd is a geologist, as resilient because the British Columbia bushes nation the place he works for the strong Matterson company. yet his genuine identify and his previous are mysteries - burnt up by means of the twist of fate that almost killed him. Then Boyd reads a reputation that opens a door in his reminiscence: Trinavant - and discovers that Bull Matterson and his son will do virtually whatever to maintain the Trinavant kinfolk forgotten forever…
Includes a special bonus - My previous Man's Trumpet, a formerly unpublished brief tale a couple of New Orleans song store owner.
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The ornate plasterwork on the ceiling was supposed to be a fine example of its kind; something for customers to admire as they slid to the floor at the end of an evening. And listening to some of these acts would have driven a Rechabite to drink. A skinny girl who rejoiced in the name of Rosie Rollings began to murder ‘Memory’ in a thick Scouse accent. Rosie for remembrance, thought Harry, closing his eyes, remembering another Rosemary. The gorgeous Mrs Graham-Brown. The brief encounter in reception earlier that day had stayed in his mind; merely to recall it roused him, made him shiver with the need to see her again.
There was a young girl, I doubt if she was sixteen - she was the one screaming, just outside the front door of the hotel. I slipped on my trousers and shirt and raced downstairs to grab hold of her and ask if she’d seen anything. ’ Finbar closed his eyes. His voice had become hoarse. ‘That’s another thing no bomber ever seems to understand. It’s not just those who lose their lives or their legs who suffer: everyone involved goes through their own kind of agony. I bundled the girl indoors, told Reg to take care of her.
Don’t think I don’t realise. Who would have imagined it? ’ He had already explained how, working as swiftly as ever, he’d called Sophie that morning after Pop In came to an end and invited her to lunch at the Ensenada. During the course of wining and dining her in lavish manner he had persuaded her to accompany him here. The Blue Moon was owned by an old friend of his called Rajeshwar Sharma, to whom Finbar always referred as Reg. Reg owned a chain of hotels in Merseyside, all of which catered for guests seeking a room and a bed rather than the last word in luxury.
High Citadel / Landslide by Desmond Bagley