The Resource House of cards: : a novel of suspense, Stanely Ellin, (electronic resource)

House of cards: : a novel of suspense, Stanely Ellin, (electronic resource)

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House of cards: : a novel of suspense
Title
House of cards:
Title remainder
a novel of suspense
Statement of responsibility
Stanely Ellin
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Language
eng
Summary
Hired as a tutor for a madwoman's son, an American expatriate scraps to stay alive A washed-up heavyweight with dreams of becoming a writer, Reno Davis is down to his last franc when he lands a job as a bouncer at a sprawling Paris discotheque. His first night, he saves a slumming beauty from a pair of caf ̌toughs, and she rewards him with a well-paid job tutoring her darling son. But what she really wants is a bodyguard to keep her precious baby safe from terrors real and imagined. Reno's new boss is a mental case, paranoid and delusional, whose lovers have a bad habit of dying violent deaths. But in this case, her paranoia may be justified. Protecting the boy draws Reno into an international conspiracy that stretches from Paris to Rome to the killing fields of northern Algeria. When the bullets start to fly, this ex-fighter begins to fear that he may be punching above his weight
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Midwest
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Ellin, Stanley
Dewey number
813.54
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no index present
Literary form
fiction
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  • Mothers and sons
  • Tutors and tutoring
  • Bodyguards
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
House of cards: : a novel of suspense, Stanely Ellin, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11558390
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multicolored
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MWT11558390
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1 online resource
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  • online
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MWT11558390
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Label
House of cards: : a novel of suspense, Stanely Ellin, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11558390
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11558390
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11558390
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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