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Vanishing Point Kindle Edition

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Length: 272 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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The peace of Carl Strassberger's comfortable life as the only son of a wealthy banker pursuing his artistic career in the south of France is shattered suddenly when his brother-in-law, Larry Lucas, the heir to the family business, simply vanishes after landing a multi-million dollar deal.

Summoned to investigate Larry's disappearance, Carl goes undercover and discovers the sinister travel company Larry used for his escape, whose business it is to help wealthy, unhappy clients disappear. But Larry's mental state was so fragile at the same time of his disappearance that Carl fears he is dead…or worse.

'Vanishing Point' tells the chilling tale of an incredibly successful but manic-depressive banker who, having been driven to the dangerous edge of things, decides to vanish. It is a story of flight and pursuit, of financial intrigue, of old and menacing secrets unearthed, and of normal lives thrust suddenly into violent confusion.

"West has a talent, possessed by only the very best"
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"Morris West is a remarkably consistent exponent of a dying art – the production of literate and intelligent bestsellers"
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About the Author

Morris West (1916–1999) was born in Australia, but lived for extended periods in Italy, Austria, England and the USA. West started writing novels in the 1950s. He is the author of thirty novels and has sold more than 60 million copies of his books worldwide in over twenty-seven languages. West helped to found the Australian Society of Authors, was chairman of the National Book Council, chairman of the National Library of Australia and a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science. He was appointed Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) in 1997. West also wrote screenplays, radio dramas, plays and was also an artist.

Bruce Kerr has been a familiar face of Australian film, television and theatre for more than 35 years. His film credits include The Man From Snowy River and Compo (1989 AFI Awards entry). He has appeared in almost every major Australian television drama including Blue Heelers, Corelli, Neighbours, Prisoner, The Sullivans, Cop Shop and Homicide, as well as the iconic television shows, The Anzacs and I Can Jump Puddles. Bruce has also worked extensively in theatre and radio serials. --This text refers to the audioCD edition.

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B071FMKDF1
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Allen & Unwin; Reissue edition (23 August 2017)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1105 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 272 pages
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.4 out of 5 stars 11 ratings

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4.0 out of 5 stars A good story of family intrigue and conflicting emotions
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4.0 out of 5 stars Readable makes one want to arrive to the end of the book
Reviewed in the United States on 3 August 2020
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