Girl in Green - Miller, Derek B. - 9781328745507 (Used Book)

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Miller, Derek B.
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Miller, Derek B.
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G+ç-úA modern masterpiece.G+ç-Ñ G+ç+¦ BookPage
Finalist for the-+íCWA Gold Dagger Award, G+ç-úBest Crime Novel of the YearG+ç-Ñ
G+ç-úAs daring in execution as imagination, this adventure tale-+ícrackles with heart, charm and dark honesty.G+ç-Ñ G+ç+¦ Shelf Awareness
G+ç-úNot to be missed, this is a compelling combination of literate storytelling and action-packed thriller laced with humor.G+ç-Ñ G+ç+¦ Library Journal, starred review
1991. One hundred miles from the Kuwaiti border, Thomas Benton meets Arwood Hobbes.-+íBenton is a British journalist who is starting an ambitious career reporting from war zones, resulting in the estrangement of his wife and daughter; Arwood is a-+ínaive-+ísmall-town American private bored out of his skull waiting for somethingG+ç+¦anythingG+ç+¦to happen.-+íDesert Storm is over, peace has been declared, but as they argue about whether it makes sense to cross the nearest border in search of an ice cream, they become embroiled in a horrific attack in which a-+íyoung local girl in a green dress is killed as they are trying to protect her. The two men walk away into their respective lives. But something has cracked for them both.
-+í-+í-+í-+í Twenty-two years later, in another place, in another war, they meet again as changed men. Time, politics, or maybe fate is now offering an unlikely opportunity to redeem themselves when that same girl in green is found alive and in-+íneed of salvation. Or is she?
G+ç-úWritten with MillerG+ç+ûs incisive wit, intelligence, compassion and authenticity, this is a novel from a writer fast becoming a master of his craft.G+ç-Ñ G+ç+¦ Evening Post (UK)

G+ç-úSwift, gripping, and mined with surprises.G+ç-Ñ G+ç+¦ David Shafer, author of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
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