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The Resource Alice in jeopardy : a novel, Ed McBain

Alice in jeopardy : a novel, Ed McBain

Label
Alice in jeopardy : a novel
Title
Alice in jeopardy
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ed McBain
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Since her husband Eddie's tragic death in a boating accident eight months ago, thirty-four-year-old Alice Glendenning has struggled to maintain a normal life for her two children, Ashley and Jamie. To help make ends meet while she waits for the insurance company to pay up, Alice takes a job as a real estate agent. The commissions have been nonexistent, but she does make a new friend, Charlie Hobbs, when she is sent in to try to buy his waterfront land for a developer
  • Things have been tough for Alice, but they quickly become a nightmare when Ashley and Jamie don't come home on the school bus one day, and Alice gets a phone call from a woman claiming to have her children. When the kidnapper calls again and asks for a ransom identical to the amount Alice is due from the insurance agency for Eddie's accident, Alice forgoes contacting the police and instead calls Charlie for help. But as all sorts of people scheme to get their hands on her money, Alice wonders whether anyone can be trusted in her fight for everything she holds dea
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1926-2005
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBain, Ed
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3515.U585
LC item number
A78 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Missing children
  • Life insurance
  • Single mothers
  • Kidnapping
  • Widows
Label
Alice in jeopardy : a novel, Ed McBain
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm55847176
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
292 p.
Isbn
9780743262507
Lccn
2004052478
System control number
(Sirsi) o55847176
Label
Alice in jeopardy : a novel, Ed McBain
Publication
Control code
ocm55847176
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
292 p.
Isbn
9780743262507
Lccn
2004052478
System control number
(Sirsi) o55847176

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