The Spy who Jumped Off the Screen

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Thorndike Press, 2012 - Fiction - 679 pages
26 Reviews
"Former covert operative Ty Hunter, has become, almost by accident, the number one film star in the world. When he is recruited on a clandestine mission to thwart the transfer of nuclear warheads into rogue hands, he must deploy every skill he has as an actor, soldier, and spy. Donning his fame as a disguise, Ty matches wits and muscle with the enigmatic billionaire Ian Santal and his nefarious protege Philip Frost-two supremely sophisticated adversaries- even as he falls in love with the entrancing young woman closest to them both"-- Cover verso.

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An interesting plot and storyline. - Goodreads
Caplan's writing style is not appealing to me. - Goodreads
Sex scenes that are a great argument for chastity. - Goodreads
Caplan is not a bad writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - MSWallack - LibraryThing

This book had it all: Poorly conceived characters, a complete lack of tension, a totally forseeable plot, and eye-roll inducing dialogue. Stay away. Stay very far away. Read full review

Review: The Spy Who Jumped Off the Screen: A Novel

User Review  - Benjamin - Goodreads

I will admit that it took me a bit to read this book and it sat on my shelf for a while, I really wasn't taken in by the synopsis on the back but once I started reading it I found it hard to put down ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Thomas Caplan, a founder of the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction, is the author of two previous novels, "Line of Chance "and "Parallelogram," He lives in Maryland and travels frequently to England.

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