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Evil for Evil (Large Print) (Superior Collection)

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Publisher Comments:

Praise for the Billy Boyle series:

Benn continues to create fascinating behind-the-scenes mysteries from little-known facets of World War II history. . . . A fast-paced mix of action, adventure, and crime solving. . . . A solid series that keeps getting better.-Booklist

The Billy Boyle novels have quickly established themselves as best in class . . . historical mysteries that seamlessly blend fact with fiction, are replete with period details, and] incorporate an engaging, intricate and suspenseful story.-Mysterious Reviews

A triple dose of excitement with a murder mystery within a spy thriller within a World War Two adventure story. . . . A 'rattling good read.'-Rhys Bowen

A solid follow up to Benn's first novel. . . . I] look forward to his next.-Robert B. Parker

What a great read, full of action, humor and heart. . . . Equal parts spy thriller, war story and murder mystery, with a dollop of romance that's never sweet, this is just a terrific book. More please -Louise Penny

Fifty Browning Automatic Rifles have been stolen from a US Army base in Northern Ireland. His uncle Ike Eisenhower sends Billy to recover the weapons, which might be used in a German-sponsored IRA uprising. Bodies begin to accumulate as Billy finds unexpected challenges to his Boston-Irish upbringing and IRA sympathies. There are rogues on both sides, he learns.

James R. Benn is the author of three previous books in the Billy Boyle series: Billy Boyle, The First Wave, and Blood Alone. He is a librarian and lives in Hadlyme, Connecticut.

Synopsis:

Benn continues to create fascinating behind-the-scenes mysteries from little-known facets of World War II history. . . . A fast-paced mix of action, adventure, and crime solving.--"Booklist."

Product Details

ISBN:
9781410421067
Author:
Benn, James R.
Publisher:
Large Print Press
Subject:
Mystery fiction
Subject:
Historical fiction
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Historical
Subject:
General
Subject:
Mystery Historical
Large Print:
Y
Series:
Kennebec Large Print Superior Collection
Publication Date:
20091231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
623
Dimensions:
8.40x5.50x1.30 in. 1.60 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Benn continues to create fascinating behind-the-scenes mysteries from little-known facets of World War II history. . . . A fast-paced mix of action, adventure, and crime solving.--"Booklist."
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