King's Ransom (Penguin crime fiction)

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9780140022193: King's Ransom (Penguin crime fiction)

The men at 87th Precinct considered kidnappers to be the lowest form of animal life. Whoever kidnapped Jeff Reynolds was a very dumb animal. He meant to snatch Bobbie King, son of the ruthless businessman, but missed. Reynolds was only the chauffeur.

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Half a million dollars - or a boy's life? An 87th Precinct novel 'Unbeatable ... the finest police procedural series ever...' Independent On Sunday

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Ed McBain (1926-2005) was born Salvatore Lambino in New York. He changed his name to Evan Hunter and under that name is known as the author of The Blackboard Jungle and as the writer of the screenplay for Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds. The 87th Precinct series numbers over fifty novels. McBain was a Grand Master of the Mystery Writers of America and was one of three American writers to be awarded the CWA Diamond Dagger for lifetime achievement.

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