|Title:||To Catch a King|
|Format:||lrf doc docx mbr|
|ePUB size:||1254 kb|
|FB2 size:||1995 kb|
|DJVU size:||1291 kb|
|Category:||Thrillers and Suspense|
|Publisher:||Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller (June 22, 2010)|
In To Catch a King, author Jack Higgins promotes in fiction form his own idea of what may have happened during Operation Willi. In a forward to the novel, Higgins admits he believes the duke was an honorable man and a patriot who would never consider betraying his country. To Catch a King has many of the same elements that made Higgins' The Eagle Has Landed a bestseller-that is a suspenseful, character-driven plot. To Catch A King was a book I found in a thrift store nearly 20 years ago, and finally got around to reading it. The premise takes place when Nazi Germany was poised to invade England. I found The Eagle Has Landed to be one of the best I've read, and still have this in my collection.
Jack Higgins is a master storyteller. I have found each of the books that I've completed "time well spent". Based on other documents and writings, I doubt that he had "the right stuff" to navigate successfully through Nazi intrigue as the Battle of Britain began. This knowledge and his ability to spin an excellent yarn come together in To Catch a King.
WWII Suspence Abounds In 'To Catch A King'. Published by Thriftbooks. com User, 18 years ago. Jack Higgins brings us a wonderful tale of action set in the inferno that was World War II Europe. After the fall of France, the Third Reich plots to capture the Duke of Windsor in Portugal. Higgins take on historical characters is always entertaing, particular Walter Schellenberg, the . To Catch A King' is a suspencful thriller that fans of WWII fiction will love, written in Higgins straight forward, easy-to-read style.
But when an American bartender and a young Jewish nightclub singer catch wind of the scheme, they set out to derail the Nazi conspiracy. As Hitler’s henchmen close in, their thrilling rescue mission-and the surprising help it receives-will have the power to turn the tide of the Nazi progress toward European domination. Rate it . You Rated it .
By (author) Jack Higgins. Jack Higgins was a soldier and then a teacher before becoming a full-time writer. Many of them have also been made into successful films show more.
Jack Higgins is like the Jason Bourne of thriller writers. By the time he published the 1975 blockbuster, The Eagle Has Landed, Higgins had already honed his craft in 35 other novels. His career skyrocketed soon thereafter, as readers and Hollywood studios gobbled up his tales of coldhearted baddies, noble secret operatives, and World War II espionage. Today, his books have sold over 150 million copies, and his iconic characters-Liam Devlin and Sean Dillon-are two of the most-loved in the genre
Henry Patterson (born 27 July 1929), known by his pen name Jack Higgins, is a British writer. He is one of the best-selling authors of popular thrillers and espionage novels. His breakthrough novel The Eagle Has Landed (1975) sold over 50 million copies and was adapted into a successful film by the same title.
Title: To Catch a King (TV Movie 1984). Show HTML View more styles. The film has a nice story, which is based on the book "To Catch A King" by Harry "Jack Higgins" Patterson. The only thing i don't like is the ending.
But when I told them I wanted to write my next book, To Catch a King, as Jack Higgins, they refused. You'd have thought that what I wanted might have carried some clout.
List of the best Jack Higgins books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Jack Higgins is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. List Rules Vote for the Jack Higgins novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it. List of the best Jack Higgins books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community.