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A maiden"s grave

by Jeffery Wilds Deaver

  • 370 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Signet Books in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination419 p.
Number of Pages419
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24942864M
ISBN 100451188489
ISBN 109780451188489
OCLC/WorldCa610363532

A Maiden's Grave (eBook): Deaver, Jeffery: In Kansas, fleeing killers kidnap a bus with deaf girls and hole up in a slaughterhouse. They kill one girl and threaten to kill the rest if their demands are not met. The hour siege by the FBI becomes a media circus, exploited by politicians and competing police departments. By the author of Playing for Sleep. Nov 17,  · Buy A Maiden's Grave by Jeffery Deaver from Waterstones today! Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £/5(1).

A Maiden's Grave. By: Tony, a by-the-book cop, begins to believe that hotheaded Matt might have divided loyalties. Could he have intentionally led the team into a trap that saw the death of a beloved senior officer? Or is the truth even more terrifying than Tony dares to imagine? "A Maiden's Grave" is the first of Jeffrey Deaver's books that I've read, but it certainly won't be the last! This is wonderful storytelling all the way! Deaver brings us a completely believable, well researched, and thrilling plot; "good guys" that, despite their manifold flaws, are easy to root for; and "bad guys" that quickly earn our enmity/5(43).

A Maiden's Grave Kindle Edition by (The New York Times Book Review) from the bestselling author of The Never Game and The Bone Collector. Along a windswept Kansas road, eight vulnerable girls and their helpless teachers are forced off a school bus and held hostage in an abandoned slaughterhouse. Reviews: Explore this cemetery for graves, information and tombstones for names in Maidens Grave in California, a Find A Grave freelancerscomic.comon: Amador County, California, USA, Show Map.


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A maiden"s grave by Jeffery Wilds Deaver Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a book that is painfully slow and while it speaks to an interesting premise it offers nothing new to a story we’ve read before.

“Gravemaidens” follows a family cast out of their wealthy society who have suffered loss after loss when the ceremony for the Sacred Maidens, three young women who will accompany the Lugal in death /5. Oct 01,  · A Maiden’s Grave is the first Deaver book that I have ever read and I enjoyed it thoroughly.

I will likely be reading a lot more of his novels in the future. In this particular novel, Arthur Potter is called to negotiate with a group of hostage takers that have captured a group of deaf students.4/5.

A Maiden’s Grave () A school bus carrying eight deaf school-girls and their teachers brakes suddenly on a flat Kansas highway. They should never have stopped. Waiting for them are three heartless men just escaped from prison — each with nothing to lose. And now, with the girls as their hostages, they have everything to gain.

Jul 31,  · Praise for A Maiden’s Grave “A screaming hit.”—The New York Times Book Review “Compelling suspense a chilling web of madness and violence an all-night page-turner.”—San Francisco Chronicle “Starts with a bang, and the tension never lets up.

A top-notch thriller with an unexpected kicker at the end.”—Library Journal/5(). A Maiden's Grave Kindle Edition by Jeffery Deaver (Author) › Visit Amazon's Jeffery Deaver Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are you an author. (The New York Times Book Review) from the bestselling author of Cited by: 2. Oct 01,  · A bus full of children is taken hostage in this “screaming hit” (The New York Times Book Review) from the bestselling author of The Never Game and The Bone freelancerscomic.com a windswept Kansas road, eight vulnerable A maidens grave book and their helpless teachers are forced off a school bus and held hostage in an abandoned slaughterhouse/5().

About A Maiden’s Grave. A bus full of children is taken hostage in this “screaming hit” (The New York Times Book Review) from the author of The Never Game and The Bone freelancerscomic.com a windswept Kansas road, eight vulnerable girls and their helpless teachers are forced off a school bus and held hostage in an abandoned slaughterhouse.

Sep 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of A Maiden's Grave book by Jeffery Deaver. When a pathological escaped convict takes a group of deaf girls hostage in a slaughterhouse, an FBI negotiator and a deaf teacher struggle to defuse the situation Free shipping over $Cited by: 2.

Feb 04,  · All in all, it appears that Deaver has done his research, but the plot is hackneyed and too drawn out -- I've even lost count of the number of times the hostage negotiation team 'bursts into applause' at the slightest 'accomplishment' of the hero, Potter.

Hot on the heels of Mary Willis Walker's Under the Beetle's Cellar (p. ), another post-Waco hostage crisis, this one a stunner from the author of Praying for Sleep () and ten other suspense novels. The hostages this time are eight deaf Kansas schoolgirls and their two teachers, held in an abandoned slaughterhouse by murderous escaped convict Lou Handy and his two sadistic sidekicks Author: Jeffery Deaver.

Oct 29,  · Every page was a new plot twist that made the book even more interesting and how Kammani had the determination to be the healer and save her sister from being the chosen one in the selection and rescue her from the grave.

This book was so intriguing to read and I know a lot of our teen readers will have their eyes glued to this book for sure/5. Nov 17,  · A Maiden's Grave by Jeffery Deaver,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(6K). Maidens Grave by Jeffery Deaver A trio of desperate convicts has hijacked a bus carrying a group of deaf and mute schoolgirls who are now being held hostage in a disused slaughterhouse.

FBI agent Arthur Potter is flown in to negotiate with the men, as are local police, state troopers, politicians and the media. Not everyone has the same freelancerscomic.com Edition: 3 Rev ed. A Maiden’s Grave (Book Review) by itchy fish. A Maiden’s Grave, authored by popular mystery/crime thriller novelist Jeffrey Deaver (The Bone Collector, The Coffin Dancer, The Twelfth Card, Broken Crosses) was first published in This is a real crackerjack of a mystery novel.

It’s chock-a-block full of interesting characters; a. probably seen the film adaptation of Jeffery Deaver's novel A MAIDEN'S GRAVE than have read the book.

This is not unusual; in a less harried age viewers would, I think, be more likely to seek out the novel that was the subject matter of the "Based on the novel" tag that would come appended to the beginning, or end, of a film they enjoyed. “If gobbling a book in one sitting is any reliable indicator, then “A Maiden’s Grave” was a screaming hit with this bleary-eyed reader.” – The New York Times Book Review “Deaver brilliantly conveys the tensions and deceit of hostage negotiations; he also proves a champion of the deaf, offering poetic insight into their world.

Throughout. A Maiden's Grave (Book): Deaver, Jeffery: Eight deaf girls and their teachers are pulled off a school bus along a windswept Kansas road. They are held hostage in an abandoned slaughterhouse by escaped murderer Lou Handy and two fellow inmates.

They threaten to kill one hostage an hour unless their demands are met. Called to the scene is Arthur Potter, the FBI's senior hostage negotiator, who. A Maiden's Grave Book Summary and Study Guide.

Jeffery Deaver Booklist Jeffery Deaver Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of A Maiden's Grave; Along a deserted Kansas highway, eight deaf girls and their teachers are taken hostage by three prison escapees. FBI. Maiden's Grave (California Historical Landmark No.

28) Recommend This 8. Add to Trip Ideas Maiden’s Grave was considered the true burial site of a young girl for more than years until a local landowner made a surprising discovery. Rachel was moving west from Iowa with her family. She took ill and died in despite efforts to save her.

A Maiden's Grave | When a pathological escaped convict and two companions take a group of deaf girls hostage in a slaughterhouse, an FBI negotiator and a deaf teacher struggle to defuse the situation before it explodes in freelancerscomic.com: G.P.

Putnam's Sons. Has A Maiden's Grave turned you off from other books in this genre? definately not, I love this genre, this was just badly done What did you like about the performance?

What did you dislike? The reading was good, but the story was just not up to the usual Deaver novels What reaction did this book spark in you?Feb 10,  · I will say that there’s about a chapter or two near the end that was incredibly exciting and suspenseful and well written.

I was kind of glad I’d hung on until then, but I was a little disappointed it had taken so long to get good. I had contemplated quitting the book on at least one occasion.

So this wasn’t what I was hoping it would be.A Maiden’s Grave. by Jeffery Deaver (published ) Buy from. Book Review Policy.

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