They Came to Baghdad
Baghdad is holding a secret superpower summit, but the word is out, and an underground organization in the Middle East is plotting to sabotage the talks. Into this explosive situation appears Victoria Jones, a young woman with a yearning for adventure who gets more than she bargains for when a... show more
Baghdad is holding a secret superpower summit, but the word is out, and an underground organization in the Middle East is plotting to sabotage the talks. Into this explosive situation appears Victoria Jones, a young woman with a yearning for adventure who gets more than she bargains for when a wounded spy dies in her hotel room. The only man who can save the summit is dead. Can Victoria make sense of his dying words: Lucifer…Basrah…Lefarge.…
Publish date: June 14th 2011
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Spy Thriller
, Mystery Thriller
This book took me over 2 months to finish (May 13- July 14), but I only spent about 4 of those days actually reading. I just couldn't get into this book. Everything just seemed over done and there were very few surprising moments. I'm glad I've got another book off my tbr but that's the best I can...
In this book, we meet the adventurous Victoria Jones, a young woman with a knack for lying frequently and convincingly, who shortly after being fired from her most recent position as a mediocre shorthand typist, meets a handsome and charming young man in the park. They strike up a conversation, he c...
Pierwszy kryminał ulubionej autorki, który nie przypadł mi do gustu i to już od pierwszych stron. Akcja powoli się rozkręca (przyspiesza około połowy książki). Początkowo ciężko mi było zorientować się kto jest kim. Niektóre dialogi bezsensu i o niczym, niewiele wnoszące do historii. Książka stała s...
A delightful romp by Agatha Christie written at the beginning of the Cold War. Victoria Jones falls in love one afternoon with a handsome young man she meets at a park. He is about to leave for Baghdad. Victoria decides to follow him there and, as soon as she lands there, becomes part of a global co...
3/10 - SLABA Okej. Było tutaj więcej sensacji i szpiegostwa niż kryminału, więc po piętnastym rozdziale dałam sobie spokój. Książka jest niewyobrażalnie dla mnie nudna. Jedna z gorszych książek Agaty.
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