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6 edition of The Captives found in the catalog.

The Captives

by Hugh Walpole

  • 193 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Paperbackshop.Co.UK Ltd - Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages356
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11914605M
    ISBN 101846375630
    ISBN 109781846375637

    The Captives. 79 likes. Edgar Award Finalist, Best First Novel by an American Author named a “Best Read” by The New York Times Book Review, 5/5(1). Dec 12,  · "The Captive" takes this to a slightly cartoonish extreme in the form of Durand's mustache-twirling villain, but Egoyan is onto something. 24 hour access to pornography and violent video content, to say nothing of the contents of other people's lives via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, has congealed into a kind of societal numbness.3/4.

    “The Captives” is a story about obsession, corruption and redemption. My Review: I found this book compelling and I couldn’t wait to find out how far Frank would take his obsession, and whether Miranda would find a way out of prison. If you like psychological suspense novels, you may want to read this one. The Captives Debra Jo Immergut. Ecco, $ (p) ISBN Immergut’s book begins as in incisive psychological portrait of two mismatched individuals and morphs into a nail.

    The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story from Early America is a work of narrative, historical non-fiction written by John Demos, a professor of history at Yale University. Published in , it won the Francis Parkman Prize from the Society of American Historians and was a finalist for the National Book Award. Debra Jo Immergut’s subtle precision — without stooping to cliches or the obvious — shows how Frank and Miranda are captives of their past, present and future. Immergut’s debut novel is a fascinating psychological look at two damaged people as well as being a .


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Jul 15,  · The Captives unfurls with both speed and authenticity hurling the reader deep into the mysteries of the human heart.” (Darcey Steinke, author of Sister Golden Hair and Suicide Blonde) “ The Captives is a powerful novel, complex, dark, and enthralling.

The story is riveting, all the way to the thrillingly twisted ending/5(61). Jul 17,  · The Captives Paperback – March 1, by Don Wright (Author) out of 5 stars 14 ratings/5(14). Debra Jo Immergut is the author of the novel The Captives, (June ), and Private Property, a short-story collection.

She is a MacDowell and Michener fellow and /5. Jun 04,  · The Captives is a powerful novel, complex, dark, and enthralling. The story is riveting, all the way to the thrillingly twisted ending.

Immergut’s brand of literary noir masterfully interweaves points of view, voices, and temporal shifts, with dialogue as sharp and clean as cut glass.5/5(1).

Jun 05,  · “The book speeds toward an unexpected finale which questions the idea of right and wrong the forward surge of the narrative never slows, pulling the reader along for the ride.

“The Captives is a powerful novel, complex, dark, and enthralling. The story is riveting, all the way to the thrillingly twisted ending.

The book The Captive is about a boy named Kofi who was betrayed by a guy named Oppong into slavery. While Kofi was a slave he learned many things a lot about people and he made some friends.

His friends looked after him and he looked after them. When Kofi was taken prisoner he was taken away from his family that were slaves they were separated/5. "The Captives is a powerful novel, complex, dark, and enthralling.

The story is riveting, all the way to the thrillingly twisted ending. Immergut's brand of literary noir masterfully interweaves points of view, voices, and temporal shifts, with dialogue as sharp and clean as cut glass. About The Book Now updated with a new afterword, Captive is an emotional, ripped-from-the-headlines exposé that lays bare the secretive cult that shocked the world—for fans of Leah Remini’s Troublemaker and Lawrence Wright’s Going Clear.

I am a mother whose child is being abused and exploited. And I Released on: July 02, Nov 08,  · Captives is at once a human tale of the forgotten and marginal individuals - "common seamen and private soldiers, itinerants and exiles, convicts and assorted womenfolk".

"The Captive" may appear to bite off a little more than it can chew but it's one of the most satisfyingly baroque thrillers of the year, and thanks to a perfectly judged performance by Ryan 30%. Jun 05,  · Read new romance book reviews, posts from your favorite authors, samples, exciting digital first publications and e-book specials.

The Captives is an intimate and gripping meditation on freedom and risk, male and female power, and the urges toward both corruption and redemption that dwell in us all. + Read more Audio Excerpt. “ The Captives is a powerful novel, complex, dark, and enthralling.

The story is riveting, all the way to the thrillingly twisted ending. Immergut’s brand of literary noir masterfully interweaves points of view, voices, and temporal shifts, with dialogue as sharp and clean as cut glass. Jun 08,  · In her excellent new novel, The Captives, Debra Jo Immergut (a Whitman alum) reminds us that you can leave high school, but it never leaves you.

Jul 01,  · Dr. Rebecca Brown Yoder has written three best-selling books: He Came to Set the Captives Free, Prepare for War, and Becoming a Vessel of Honor, which have been translated into over twelve languages and are used worldwide as teaching and ministry tools.

She and her husband, Daniel, collaborated on another best seller, Unbroken Curses/5. Aug 08,  · In the book Captives and the Management of Risk, Kate Westover answers the question: What is captive insurance.

The book not only answers this question but is also designed to answer 13 essential captives frequently asked questions (CAPFAQs) that business professionals ask about captives and captive insurance. In this sequel to Dr.

Brown’s best-selling book He Came to Set the Captives Free, you will learn to: Stand victoriously against Satan. Deal with the dangerous New Age teachings. Recognize and deal with satanic ritualistic abuse of children. Minister in the area of deliverance.

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Rebecca Brown Yoder has written three best-selling books: He Came to Set the Captives Free, Prepare for War, and Becoming a Vessel of Honor, which have been translated into over twelve 4/5(15).

THE CAPTIVES. by Debra Jo Immergut. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON As Frank becomes more and more obsessed with "helping" Miranda, the book speeds toward an unexpected finale which questions the idea of right and wrong.

The chapters alternate between Frank’s chapters (in first-person) and Miranda’s chapters (in third), shedding light on their. Sep 05,  · Naturally, I was intrigued by "The Captive", great plot and amazing actors, what could possibly go wrong.

From the start, I could tell this movie was going to have a ton of flashbacks, which is fine, until those flashbacks kinda become irrelevant because the /10(K). "Modeled after an actual slave narrative, this moving first-person tale follows year-old Kofi from his kidnapping in West Africa to his cruel enslavement in Massachusetts and his subsequent freedom and career as a sailor "The well-crafted and compelling survival story juxtaposes two cultures and gives a unique account of slavery"Horn Book.4/5(3).The Captive, formerly Queen of the Night and Captives, is a Canadian thriller film directed by Atom Egoyan with a script he co-wrote with David Fraser.

The film stars Ryan Reynolds, Scott Speedman, Rosario Dawson, Mireille Enos, Kevin Durand, and Alexia innovationoptimiser.comed by: Atom Egoyan.Captive is a American crime-drama thriller film directed by Jerry Jameson and written by Brian Bird and Reinhard Denke, based on the non-fiction book Unlikely Angel by Ashley Smith.

A true story about Brian Nichols, who escapes from the Fulton County courthouse in Atlanta on March 11, and holds Ashley Smith as a hostage, the film Music by: Lorne Balfe.