The Desperate Hours: A Novel

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Random House, 1954 - American literature - 302 pages
The experiences of the Hilliards, a family threatened by threeescaped convicts who take over their home and hold the family as hostages.

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Suspense on every page... in every paragraph... woven in the sentences and in the words. Absolutely gripping. The kind of book one sets down with reluctance. The book Hitchcock never wrote. Read full review

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