The Adopted Son by Nanci Brownlow

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Subjects:

  • Crime & mystery,
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Suspense,
  • Fiction / Suspense,
  • Fiction : Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction - Espionage / Thriller

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10780510M
ISBN 100595712363
ISBN 109780595712366

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Adopted Son () About book: It was early morning in the secret city and the air was fresh and clean. He lit a cigarette and crossed the parking lot, his steps falling heavily against the worn asphalt. Under his arm was a package– an orange diplomatic pouch, with the seal still intact.

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Jeremiah Tucker – Tuck to his friends – finds a little baby named Brady at a crime scene. Brady is clearly a neglected child, and shows the physical and mental scars. The baby’s plight brings back memories of Tuck’s own childhood.

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