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moving target

Ross Macdonald

moving target

by Ross Macdonald

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Published by Allison & Busby in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Knopf, 1949 London , Cassell, 1957.

StatementRoss Macdonald.
SeriesAllison & Busby American crime series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.I486
The Physical Object
Pagination(208)p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17390106M
ISBN 10085031688X

“Moving Target is a story with so much of what I love: secret history, ancient relics, a breathtaking pace, and characters I can’t help but root for.” — Matthew J. Kirby, Edgar Award-winning author of Icefall “Christina Diaz Gonzalez weaves a tight, twisty, heart-in-your . The Moving Target is a quickly paced mystery-adventure novel filled with chases, fights, and murders which Macdonald described as “a story clearly aspiring to be a movie,” which it became.

Find the books you want all in one place and at prices you'll love. Target has all the major genres and best sellers. Free shipping on orders $35+ and save 5% with your RedCard. Apr 11,  · Cassell & Company (UK), When The Moving Target finally reached hardback publication in Great Britain, the name of Millar’s protagonist was “inexplicably changed to Lew Arless,” recalls editor Kevin Avery in his gorgeous book, It’s All One Case: The Illustrated Ross Macdonald hispeq.com familiar was the dust jacket imagery, by English paperback painter John Pollack, who Author: J. Kingston Pierce.

Christina Diaz Gonzalez’s MOVING TARGET is an exciting beginning to a series about being chosen, the weight of responsibility, and the importance of family and friendship. Cassie’s journey takes a rough start as she has little information to go on, you can keenly feel /5(2). In the thriller genre, where protagonists tend to be Anglo by default, books like Moving Target help to normalize the presence of Latina characters in all types of stories, even fantasy thrillers. This is something to applaud. Christina Diaz Gonzalez is the award-winning author of The Red Umbrella, A Thunderous Whisper, and Moving Target. Her.


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Sep 18,  · Christina Diaz Gonzalez is the award-winning author of Moving Target, The Red Umbrella and A Thunderous hispeq.com books have received numerous honors and recognitions including the Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book Award/5(41). The book Moving Target is a very hard book to put down.

It has many good details and is very well written. Through the author’s use of figurative language, the reader was able to get images of the scenes. For example, on page the author used a simile, “It was like straight out of a movie.” In addition, the author used descriptive details/5().

May 14,  · Although I am attracted to the usual setting for the Reynolds series, i.e., the area around Sedona, Arizona, Moving Target moves away from it and takes places both in Texas and across the pond in England.

Yes, there are two plot lines in this novel that Jance largely keeps separate from one another for most of the book/5(). In this exciting and action-packed adventure by an award-winning author, a young girl discovers her secret ancient bloodline.

The fate of her family, and the world, may rest in her handsTwelve-year-old Cassie Arroyo, an American studying in Rome, has her world ripped apart when someone from the Hastati tries to kill her father, an art history professor at an Italian.

Aug 30,  · Christina Diaz Gonzalez is the award-winning author of Moving Target, The Red Umbrella and A Thunderous hispeq.com books have received numerous honors and recognitions including the Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book Award.5/5.

The Moving Target is a mystery novel by American writer Ross Macdonald, who at this point used the name "John Macdonald". This is the first Ross Macdonald novel to feature the character of Lew Archer, who would define the author's hispeq.com Archer is hired by the dispassionate wife of an eccentric oil tycoon who has gone hispeq.com: Ross Macdonald.

Moving Target by Lynette Eason is book three in the Elite Guardians series. I read where Eason described the book as a cross between the Hunger Games and Survivor and I would agree with that description wholeheartedly/5. This reading group guide for Moving Target includes an introduction, discussion questions, and ideas for enhancing your book hispeq.com suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your hispeq.comed on: December 30, Dec 30,  · Enhance Your Book Club 1.

Moving Target is part of the Ali Reynolds series by J.A. Jance. Read two other books in the series, Edge of Evil and Left for Dead. Compare and contrast the novels. Which characters overlap. Which characters are new in Moving Target. In what ways does Ali’s life change from book to book.

Which book did your group /5. MOVING TARGET. by Christina Diaz Gonzalez. Age Range: 9 - 12 Kirkus Reviews Issue: June 1st, More Children's > More Young Adult > MORE BY CHRISTINA DIAZ GONZALEZ.

our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email hispeq.com: Christina Diaz Gonzalez. moving target definition: 1.

something that moves while someone is trying to hit it: 2. something that is always changing. Learn more. Cambridge Dictionary +Plus. Aug 25,  · Cassie Arroyo, an American studying in Rome, has her world ripped apart when someone tries to kill her father, an art history professor at an Italian university.

Is she their next target. Cassie sets out to uncover what is happening, only to learn that she is a member of an ancient bloodline that enables her to use the Spear of Destiny--a legendary object that can alter the future.5/5(3).

Set in present-day Rome, Gonzalez’s (A Thunderous Whisper) thriller hits the ground running and doesn’t let up. Eighth-grader Cassie Arroyo is unceremoniously whisked out of school one after. Start studying Moving Target by Christina Diaz Gonzalez. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

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Jance hits the target - Perfectly. What did you love best about Moving Target. I thoroughly enjoyed listening to the ongoing story of Ali Reynolds and her wonderful aide Leland Brooks. The story line was exciting as was the second underlying story relating to Leland.

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book. Did it make you laugh or cry. Detective Quinn is on a quest to find a serial killer. He asks former FBI agent Maddy McKay for assistance, since she has the extraordinary ability to get inside the head of these killers.

When they both suddenly become the abductees, they must determine why they are the killers’ target of choice and what the next chess move will be before more innocent are killed/5(47). Star Wars: Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure is a canon junior original novel, set in the classic era, written by Cecil Castellucci, and Jason hispeq.com was published on September 04,by Disney Lucasfilm Press as part of Journey to the Force Awakens.

About The Moving Target. The first book in Ross Macdonald’s acclaimed Lew Archer series introduces the detective who redefined the role of the American private eye and gave the crime novel a psychological depth and moral complexity only hinted at before.

Christina Diaz Gonzalez is the award-winning author of Moving Target, The Red Umbrella and A Thunderous hispeq.com books have received numerous honors and recognitions including the Florida Book Award and the Nebraska Book hispeq.com:.

Aug 02,  · The purpose of the South Carolina book awards are to encourage students to read quality contemporary literature while simultaneously honoring the authors of .Jan 01,  · Elizabeth Lowell's "Moving Target" is another in a long line of fast-paced, exciting, romantic suspense stories.

In many ways, this book was the meeting place, or reunion as it were, or many of Lowell's other stories.5/5(5).What other book might you compare Star Wars: Moving Target to and why?

It's like the other two YA Journey to the Force Awakens novels. This is a good thing as those were both fun. Haven't read or heard the new one, Before the Awakening yet. What does January LaVoy bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?