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Inhaltsangabe: A gunman on the run, a seventeen-year-old girl on a family vacation, a jaded working girl, a guilt-stricken widower, an abandoned mistress. All heading fast down a route to sudden death. Then for one horrifying instant their lives are frozen in time, when a Cadillac drives at speed into oncoming traffic.Lives are lost, and those that survive must endure a violent sequence of events that ensure life will never be the same again - for any of them.
About the Author: John D. MacDonald was born in Pennsylvania and married Dorothy Prentiss in 1937, graduating from Syracuse University the following year and receiving an MBA from Harvard in 1939. It was Dorothy who was responsible for the publication of his first work, when she submitted a short story that he had sent home while on military service. It was initially rejected by Esquire but went on to be published by Story magazine - and so began MacDonald's writing career. One of the best-loved and most successful of all the masters of hard-boiled crime and suspense, John D. Macdonald was producing brilliant fiction long after many of his contemporaries had been forgotten, and is still highly regarded today. The Executioners, possibly the best known of his non-series novels, was filmed as Cape Fear in 1962 and 1991, but many of the crime thrillers he produced between 1953 and 1964 are considered masterpieces, and he drew praise from such literary greats as Kurt Vonnegut and Stephen King, who declared him to be 'the great entertainer of our age, and a mesmerizing storyteller'. His novels are often set in his adopted home of Florida, including those featuring his famous series character Travis McGee, which appeared between 1964 and 1985. He served as president of the Mystery Writers of America and in 1972 was elected a Grand Master, an honour granted only to the greatest crime writers of their generation, including Ross MacDonald, John Le Carre and P. D. James. He won many awards throughout his long career, and was the only mystery writer ever to win the National Book Award, for The Green Ripper.
Titel: Cry Hard Cry Fast
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Buchbeschreibung Gold Medal, 1981. Softcover. Buchzustand: Good. Robert McGinnis (illustrator). Mass market paperback. Condition: Near very good, cocked, creases. Published by Gold Medal , 8th printing.(0-449-13969-7) (Top corner heavily creased.) , by John D. MacDonald. . Cover illustration by Robert McGinnis. . [Mystery]. Paperback. Buchnummer des Verkäufers Abe-841196
Buchbeschreibung Fawcett. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Fair. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0449139697I5N00
Buchbeschreibung Random House Publishing Group. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Fair. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0449139697I5N00
Buchbeschreibung Fawcett, 1982. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Buchnummer des Verkäufers P020449139697
Buchbeschreibung Fawcett, 1982. Mass Market Paperback. Buchzustand: Good. 0. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0449139697