Hostage

"A claustrophobic thriller set over twenty hours on one airplane flight ... on board the inaugural nonstop flight from London to Sydney.

Hostage

Hostage

"Feels like a blockbuster movie"--Lisa Jewell "A nail-biter of a thriller."--Shari Lapena The explosively addictive locked-room thriller from New York Timesbestseller Clare Mackintosh! A claustrophobic thriller set over twenty hours on one airplane flight, with the heart-stopping tension of The Last Flightand the wrenching emotional intensity of Room, Hostagetakes us on board the inaugural nonstop flight from London to Sydney. Mina is trying to focus on her job as a flight attendant, not the problems of her five-year-old daughter back home, or the fissures in her marriage. But the plane has barely taken off when Mina receives a chilling note from an anonymous passenger, someone intent on ensuring the plane never reaches its destination. Someone who needs Mina's assistance and who knows exactly how to make her comply. It's twenty hours to landing. A lot can happen in twenty hours.

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Hostage
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Robert Crais
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-16 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Would you sacrifice another family to save your own? Jeff Talley left his high-stress job as a frontline negotiator with the LAPD's SWAT unit when he failed to prevent a man from killing his family and then himself. Talley takes the chief-of-police job in a sleepy, affluent suburb, but he
Hostage
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Clare Mackintosh
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark

"Feels like a blockbuster movie"--Lisa Jewell "A nail-biter of a thriller."--Shari Lapena The explosively addictive locked-room thriller from New York Timesbestseller Clare Mackintosh! A claustrophobic thriller set over twenty hours on one airplane flight, with the heart-stopping tension of The Last Flightand the wrenching emotional intensity of Room, Hostagetakes us
Hostage
Language: en
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Authors: Malorie Blackman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Gyldendal Uddannelse

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Taken Hostage
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: David Farber
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-10 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

On November 4, 1979, Iranian militants stormed the United States Embassy in Tehran and took sixty-six Americans captive. Thus began the Iran Hostage Crisis, an affair that captivated the American public for 444 days and marked America's first confrontation with the forces of radical Islam. Using hundreds of recently declassified
US Foreign Policy and the Iran Hostage Crisis
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: David Patrick Houghton, Houghton David Patrick, Senior Lecturer in International Relations Steve Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-05-21 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

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