When the body of a young women—the fifth to die in as many weeks—is found in a rain-soaked alley, the city is gripped with mortal fear. A mad killer known as the Rainlover walks among them, and no one, not even the police, knows when he will strike again.
But Detective Sergeant Nick Miller has more than the Rainlover on his mind—like boxer-turned-expert-cat-burglar Gunner Sean Doyle. He’s busted out of prison, and Nick wants to put him back behind bars in the worst way. What neither of them knows is that each of their fates will be decided high above the streets, with cop and convict facing down their most daunting challenges the only way they know how....
“Higgins makes the pages fly.” —New York Daily News
“Higgins is the master.” —Tom Clancy
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Since The Eagle Has Landed—one of the biggest-selling thrillers of all time—every novel Jack Higgins has written has become an international bestseller. He has had simultaneous number-one bestsellers in hardcover and paperback, and many of his books have been made into successful movies, including The Eagle Has Landed, To Catch a King, On Dangerous Ground, Eye of the Storm, and Thunder Point. He has degrees in sociology, social psychology, and economics from the University of London, and a doctorate in media from Leeds Metropolitan University. A fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, and an expert scuba diver and marksman, Higgins lives in Jersey on the Channel Islands.Review:
"A thriller writer in a class all his own."—Financial Times
"Everyone loves Jack Higgins."—St. Petersburg Times
"Higgins makes the pages fly."—New York Daily News
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Book Description John Curley & Assoc, 1982. Book Condition: Good. Largeprint. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP71268613
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97808511983614.0
Book Description Chivers Press, Bath, 1982. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Cover Art (illustrator). Large Print. X-Library with normal flaws.LARGE PRINT.The hard cover has light shelf wear .Spine cock.Yellowing pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hard Back. Bookseller Inventory # MY 15680
Book Description Chivers Press, Bath, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. book is tight with no markings, customary library markings and attachments, bubbling of board cover where library spine label was removed, some tanning to page edges, boards have light rubbing and soilingh Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Bookseller Inventory # 016029