The English Girl

The English Girl

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One girlSeven daysNo second chancesMadeline Hart is a rising star in British government: beautiful, intelligent, driven to succeed by an impoverished childhood. But she also has a dark secret: she is the lover of Prime Minister Jonathan Lancaster. When she disappears on the island of Corsica, it's clear her kidnappers know about the affair and intend to make the PM pay dearly for his sins. Fearful of a scandal that could destroy his career, Lancaster decides to handle the matter privately, and not involve the police.Enter Gabriel Allon assassin, art restorer, and spy who must find Madeline within seven days before she is executed. With the clock ticking, Allon is thrust into a deadly game of shadows in which nothing is what it seems and where the only thing more dangerous than his enemies is the truth. . . ."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 531 pages
  • 106.68 x 185.42 x 40.64mm | 294.83g
  • Harper
  • English
  • Reissue
  • 0062073184
  • 9780062073181
  • 34,659

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Although Gabriel s adventures are set in the real world of greedy politicians and grabs for control of a diminishing supply of natural resources, Israel s avenging angel has the superhuman abilities that make for a satisfying fantasy. --"Columbus Dispatch""
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21,214 ratings
4.09 out of 5 stars
5 35% (7,391)
4 44% (9,287)
3 18% (3,759)
2 3% (617)
1 1% (160)
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