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Camino Island

Camino Island (Paperback)

By Grisham, John

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All trails became dead-ends. Tips that had at first seemed urgent now faded away. The waiting game began. Whoever had the manuscripts would want money, and a lot of it. They would surface eventually, but where and when, and how much would they want?The most daring and devastating... heist in literary history targets a high security vault located deep beneath Princeton University.Valued at $25 million (though some would say priceless) the five manuscripts of F Scott Fitzgerald's only novels are amongst the most valuable in the world. After an initial flurry of arrests, both they and the ruthless gang of thieves who took them have vanished without trace.Dealing in stolen books is a dark business, and few are initiated to its arts - which puts Bruce Kable right on the FBI's Rare Asset Recovery Unit's watch list.A struggling writer burdened by debts, Mercer Mann spent summers on Florida's idyllic Camino Island as a kid, in her grandmother's beach cottage. Now she is being made an offer she can't refuse: to return to the peace of the island, to write her novel - and get close to a certain infamous bookseller, and his interesting collection of manuscripts . . .
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ISBN 9781473663749
Released AU 11 Jan 2018
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9781473663749
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton
Imprint Hodder Paperback
Released 11 Jan 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Grisham, John
Category Adventure / Thriller
Number of Pages 320
Dimensions Width: 128mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 30mm
Dewey Code 813.6
Weight 278g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade

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