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Phoning a dead man

by Gillian Cross

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organized crime,
  • Wheelchairs,
  • People with disabilities,
  • Fiction,
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • About the Edition

    When her brother John, a demolition expert, is killed in an explosion in Siberia, Hayley agrees to accompany his wheelchair-bound fiancée, Annie, to the scene of the accident, but both suspect that their only escorts have possible Mafia connections.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Gillian Cross
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.C88253 Ph 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. ;
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24835157M
    ISBN 100823416852
    LC Control Number2001024158

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Phoning a dead man by Gillian Cross Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Phoning a Dead Man, by Gillian Cross, John Cox a demolition expert, has been killed on the job in Russia. His sister Haley and is fiancée Annie, who is wheelchair-bound, want to see the sight for themselves.

They decide to go do their own by: 2. I though this book phoning a dead man by Gillan Cross was confusing and boring. This book was confusing because it wansn't well written and it switched back and forth to different places and scenes.

This book was also boring because it was kind of slow and didn't have any action or any adventure. i would not recommend this book/5. PHONING A DEAD MAN Gillian Cross, Author. Holiday $ (p) ISBN And those attuned to the inner narrative of resurrection and redemption can expect this book.

Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Phoning a Dead Man by Gillian Cross A readable copy.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include. Get this from a library. Phoning a dead man. [Gillian Cross] -- When her brother John, a demolition expert, is killed in an explosion in Siberia, Hayley agrees to accompany his wheelchair-bound fiancée, Annie, to the scene of the accident, but both suspect that.

Phoning a Dead Man 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews. Guest: More than 1 year ago: This Book keeps you on the edge. It makes you wonder what will happen, it almost makes you want to skip to the end but its too interesting to miss the goes between what two characters experience.

It's a very heartwarming, pulse accelerator that 4/5(1). Calling a Dead Man by Gillian Cross - review T he book is about a man, John Cox, who's killed in his own demolition job. His sister, Hayley, and his fiancée, Alice, decide to travel to Russia. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Phoning a Dead Man at Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users.4/5.

Annie does not believe her fiancée, John, is dead. She convinces John's sister, Hayley, to go to Russia with her to look for him. They discover a tangled web th. Buy Phoning a Dead Man by Gillian Cross online at Alibris.

We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop now. Images courtesy of publishers, organizations, and sometimes their Twitter handles. Explore Related Books by. Phoning a Dead Man was a well-written, suspenseful thriller.

It was even set in Siberia, giving us some traditional Russian bad guys. This time the bad guys were the Russian mafiya rather than Communists, but they were still convincingly sinister.

The book opens as Hayley’s parents are burning her older brother John’s things. Enjoy 40% Off + An Extra 12% Off Everything.

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When John, an explosives expert, dies in an accident in Russia, his sister Hayley and his friend Annie go there to mourn. Before long they begin to suspect that there is more to John's death than meets the eye, and that certain people are desperately trying to keep them away from the truth.

They say that John had been drinking and made a mistake with the explosives.3/5(2). Editions for Calling a Dead Man: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Unknown Binding publishe Cited by: 2.

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Calling a Dead Man The author of this book is Gillian Cross, She has written a number of other stories these are a few of them: The Demon Headmaster, Wolf and the Roman bean feast. All of them are very well written books.

This story is about a man who has stumbled out of the forest in Russia.4/5(7).Gillian Cross (born ) is a British author of children's won the Carnegie Medal for Wolf and the Whitbread Children's Book Award for The Great Elephant also wrote The Demon Headmaster book series, which was later turned into a television series by the BBC in January ; a sequel series was produced in Well, it's Friday, so I'm doing a list, but it's not a list of book lists.

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