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At the Drop of a Hat, Hamilton, Denise

At the Drop of a Hat

Authors: Hamilton, Denise
Series: Thriller: Stories to Keep You Up All Night
Publisher: MIRA Books
BISAC/Subject: FIC030000, FIC031000, FIC029000
ISBN: 9781488094521, Related ISBNs: 1488094527, 9781488094521
Classification: Fiction
Number of pages: 400
Synopsis: Experience a heart-pumping and thrilling tale of suspense!

Originally published in THRILLER (2006),
edited by #1
New York Times bestselling author James Patterson.



In this Thriller Short filled with Balkan intrigue, bestselling author Denise Hamilton uses a chapter from her own life to create an unforgettable escapade. Jane wants to leave Albania and visit Macedonia so she can attend a Balkan literature conference. She bums a ride from a restaurateur and quickly realizes that there is more to her driver than meets the eye. It’s a trip she will never forget.



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