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A dangerous crossing

Rachel Rhys

A dangerous crossing

a novel

by Rachel Rhys

  • 255 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cruise ships,
  • Ocean travel,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRachel Rhys
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6103.O42 D36 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination358 pages
    Number of Pages358
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26940089M
    ISBN 101501162721
    ISBN 109781501162725
    LC Control Number2016052124
    OCLC/WorldCa974430722

      A Dangerous Crossing (Book): Khan, Ausma Zehanat: Detectives Esa Khattak and Rachel Getty travel through Europe in search of a woman who has gone missing while working with Syrian refugees and is implicated in a double murder.   Publisher Description From Ausma Zehanat Khan, critically acclaimed author of The Unquiet Dead, comes the devastatingly powerful new thriller A Dangerous Crossing. For Inspector Esa Khattak and Sergeant Rachel Getty, the Syrian refugee crisis is 5/5(1).

    DANGEROUS CROSSING. by Rachel Rhys. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. An Englishwoman running from her past finds herself out of her depth on a ocean voyage from England to Australia. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be Author: Rachel Rhys. Get this from a library! A dangerous crossing. [Rachel Rhys] -- It's and Europe is on the brink of war. Lily Shepherd leaves England on an ocean liner for Australia, escaping her life of drudgery for new horizons. She is instantly seduced by the world.

    A Dangerous Crossing Ausma Zehanat Khan. Minotaur, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. Ordinary People Doing Terrible Things: PW Talks with Ausma Zehanat.   “A Dangerous Crossing” is the fifth novel in the series, and it tackles a timely subject: the plight of Syrian refugees. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, more.


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A Dangerous Crossing is her debut novel under this name. The story is inspired by a real diary which the author discovered by accident while helping her mother move house. The story is inspired by a real diary which the author discovered by /5.

Dangerous Crossing is one of those books that is perfect to immerse yourself in. I wanted to read more to find out what happens whilst simultaneously slowing down as I didn’t want it to end.

Rhys sets the scene perfectly as descriptions on board are so vivid, the words showered over me so that all A dangerous crossing book my senses were stimulated and I experienced all of the /5().

A Dangerous Crossing: A Novel (Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novels) Hardcover – Febru /4(14). A Dangerous Crossing is set mainly in Greece and explores the horrendous situation among Syrian refugees in Greece and Turkey.

Khan does a wonderful job of shining a light on horrible abuses that are happening This is another strong entry in the Rachel Getty/Esa Khattak series/5. “A vividly descriptive ride” (Marie Claire) with a “jaw-dropping ending” (RT Book Reviews, Top Pick), Dangerous Crossing is a transporting and “gorgeously atmospheric” (Ruth Ware, New York Times bestselling author) story for the ages/5(10).

A Dangerous Crossing does an excellent job of portraying the situation in Syria in a way that will help readers recognize hard truths. Moreover, it does so while drawing them into the type of carefully woven, multi-layered mystery that has become characteristic of Brand: St.

Martin''s Publishing Group. A Dangerous Crossing. Our book club choice for April is from Rachel Rhys, a new voice in fiction who has reinvigorated Golden Age crime. A mystery set in as an ocean liner travels between London and Sydney, crime thriller A Dangerous Crossing is a stunning, atmospheric novel of deceit inspired by the real life of a young girl who went to sea.

‘A Dangerous Crossing is an absolute triumph. Beautifully written from the heart & a poignant story. Highly recommend.’ – Elizabeth Rose Murray, author of the Book of Learning trilogy ‘We need to have empathy during this crisis and understand where and.

Jane Mitchell's book 'A Dangerous Crossing' tells the story of Ghalib Shenu, a thirteen year old boy and his family, living in Syria as the Civil War rages around them.

When a chopper drops a barrel bomb nearby, his cousin and Ghailib are injured/5(4). Dangerous Crossing is one of those books that is perfect to immerse yourself in. I wanted to read more to find out what happens whilst simultaneously slowing down as I didn’t want it to end.

Rhys sets the scene perfectly as descriptions on board are so vivid, the words showered over me so that all of my senses were stimulated and I 4/5(). Dangerous Crossing ONE 29 JulyTilbury Docks, Essex All her life, Lilian Shepherd will remember her first glimpse of the ship.

She has seen photographs of the Orontes in leaflets, but nothing has prepared her for the scale of it, the sheer gray wall towering over the quayside, beside which the passengers and stewards scurry around like ants.4/5(). A Dangerous Crossing - Book Review by Emily Elphinstone With no end in sight to the war in Syria, and the apparently endless stream of refugees displaced by the violence, it becomes difficult to imagine the individuals caught up in the masses.

But what makes A Dangerous Crossing, written by Jane Mitchell, such a powerful. The information about A Dangerous Crossing shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. A Dangerous Crossing does an excellent job of portraying the situation in Syria in a way that will help readers recognize hard truths. Moreover, it does so while drawing them into the type of carefully woven, multi-layered mystery that has become characteristic of Khan's expert novels."—.

Praise for A Dangerous Crossing "Engaging from the first chapter, Khan's novel provides a startling introduction to the Syrian refugee crisis, with characters, dialogue, and tragedies that come alive in audio.

Using nuanced intonations and a slow and steady style of narration, narrator Peter Ganim's presentation is impeccable. A Dangerous Crossing by Ausma Zehanat Khan is a the fourth book in the Rachel Getty & Esa Khattak series.

I had two great regrets upon finishing this novel. The first—and one I am certain Ausma Zehanat Khan aims to elicit in her readers—is that I do not do more to aid in the humanitarian efforts to resettle refugees.

Rachel Rhys’s new novel, A Dangerous Crossing, tells the stories of a group of people who have decided, or been forced, to do just that in the summer of There’s the charming Edward Fletcher, recovering from a stay in a sanitorium, and his protective sister Helena.

If you’re a fan of classic mysteries with exotic settings, Rachel Rhys’ Dangerous Crossing is the perfect book for you. It’s set aboard a fancy ocean liner making its way from England to Australia on the eve of the Second World War, and it’s filled with all the drama, romance, and suspense you could want.

The story opens with a nameless woman being led off an ocean liner in handcuffs. A Dangerous Crossing by Jane Mitchell,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(61).

A Dangerous Crossing: A Novel Hardcover – Feb. 13 by Ausma Zehanat Khan (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings/5(5). #Booktrail #travel with the #LiteraryTravelAgency to locations in A Dangerous Crossing Rachel Rhys Set in: Essex, Gibraltar, Italy, Cairo, Aden, Fremantle.From Ausma Zehanat Khan, critically acclaimed author of The Unquiet Dead, comes the devastatingly powerful new thriller A Dangerous Inspector Esa Khattak and Sergeant Rachel Getty, the Syrian refugee crisis is about to become personal.

Esa’s childhood friend, Nathan Clare, calls him in distress: his sister, Audrey, has vanished from a Greek island .A Dangerous Crossing (Hardcover) A Novel (Rachel Getty and Esa Khattak Novels #4) By Ausma Zehanat Khan.

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