No Way Back

No Way Back

by Rick Mofina

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ISBN-13: 9780786015252
Publisher: Kensington
Publication date: 06/28/2003
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 4.36(w) x 6.86(h) x 1.05(d)

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No Way Back 3.8 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
harstan More than 1 year ago
He is a well-respected renowned Pulitzer Prize nominee, a reporter for the San Francisco Star who has come close to destroying his marriage because he got too close to the evil in his stories. Tom Read¿s wife Ann, a successful entrepreneur who owns several clothing stores in the San Francisco area, wants her husband to quit his job and he agrees to do it but when the editor asks him to do a literary piece about a jewelry store robbery, he can¿t say now.

When he arrives at the San Francisco Deluxe jewelry store, he learns that one of the robbers is injured and the remaining two took hostage a woman who was buying an anniversary gift for her husband. His world falls apart when he learns that the hostage is Ann and the police have no clues to the identity of the perpetrators are. As time passes and there are no ransom demands, Tom learns through his contacts that one of the kidnappers considers him an enemy and has a score to settle with him.

A Rick Mofina thriller is always exciting to read and this especially good novel contains plenty of action and it looks like the victim will die because one of the kidnappers is obsessed with the hero. The two villains in NO WAY BACK are vile predators who kill without feeling remorse so nobody will feel anything but loathing for him. This novel is particularly scary because the scenario is all too plausible.

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gabriel77 on LibraryThing 7 months ago
This is an excellent mystery by someone who should be more well known. It starts off with a jewel heist that goes terribly wrong. They take a hostage,but it is no coincidence who they take. Once you figure out why they take her,you are hooked.
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