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By Jeffrey Archer

ISBN-10: 1743034547

ISBN-13: 9781743034545

Publish 12 months note: First released January 1st 2008
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Danny Cartwright and Spencer Craig have been born on various facets of the track!

Danny, an East finish Cockney, leaves Clement Attlee finished tuition on the age of 15 to take in a task at an area storage. He falls in love with Beth, the boss’s daughter, and asks her to marry him. Spencer Craig is living within the West finish. A graduate of an English public university and Cambridge college. After leaving collage he turns into a legal barrister and is quickly tipped to be the youngest Queen’s suggestions of his new release. Danny and Beth commute as much as the West finish to rejoice their engagement. They finish the night in a wine bar the place Spencer Craig can be celebrating - his thirtieth birthday, besides a choose crew of collage pals. Their lives is not an identical back. For, an hour later, certainly one of them is arrested for homicide, whereas the opposite finally ends up because the Prosecution’s leader witness in an previous Bailey trial.

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Prix Polar foreign (2009)

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In this canoe was a quantity of provisions. There was a chunk of meat among other things, a gristly piece, seeing which Mr. Damon had objected to its being brought along, but the guide had said it would do for fish bait. With a quick motion of his hand, as he sat in the awning− covered stern with Tom, Ned and the others, Jacinto sent the chunk of meat out into the muddy stream. CHAPTER X. IN THE WILDS 33 Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders Hardly a second later there was a rushing in the water as though a submarine were about to come up.

Bless my rubber boots! " "Oh, no! we'll never turn back," agreed Tom. " asked Ned. CHAPTER XIII. FORWARD AGAIN 43 Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders "We've just got to! And when you have to do a thing, it's a whole lot easier to do than if you just feel as though you ought to. " cried Tom, in answer. "We'll pack up what we can carry and leave the rest," added the scientist. Being an experienced traveler Professor Bumper had arranged his baggage so that it could be carried by porters if necessary.

Damon and the guide to sleep on, others, similar, being set up in the tent where Tom and Ned were to sleep. In the middle of the tent the professor had made a table of his own and Mr. Damon's suit cases, and on this placed a small dry battery electric light. He was making some notes, doubtless for a future book. Jacinto was going about the camp, seeing that the Indians were at their duties, though most of them had gone directly to sleep after supper. "Better get inside and under the nets," advised Professor Bumper to Tom and Ned.

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