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Author Bohjalian, Christopher A., 1962- Author.

Title The lioness / Chris Bohjalian.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Random House Large Print, 2022.

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 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  L-P BOHJALIAN, C.    Storage
 Bristol, Main Library - Large Print Materials  LP BOHJALIAN    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Large Print Materials  LP BOHJALIAN    Check Shelf
 Cheshire Public Library - Adult Department Main Level  LARGE PRINT FICTION BOHJALIAN    Check Shelf
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Large Print Materials  LARGE PRINT FIC BOHJALIAN    DUE 08-16-24
 Farmington, Barney Branch - Adult Department  LP BOHJ    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Adult Fiction  LP BOHJALIAN, CHRISTOPHER A.    Check Shelf
 Mansfield, Maple Road Branch - Senior Center  LT F BOHJALIAN    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Large Print Materials  LP FIC BOHJALIAN, C    DUE 08-21-24
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  LP BOHJALIAN, C.    Check Shelf

Edition Large print edition.
Description 444 pages (large print) ; cm.
Physical Medium large print
Summary Tanzania, 1964. When Katie Barstow, A-list actress, and her new husband, David Hill, decide to bring their Hollywood friends to the Serengeti for their honeymoon, they envision giraffes gently eating leaves from the tall acacia trees, great swarms of wildebeests crossing the Mara River, and herds of zebra storming the sandy plains. Their glamorous guests--including Katie's best friend, Carmen Tedesco, and Terrance Dutton, the celebrated Black actor who stars alongside Katie in the highly controversial film "Tender Madness"--will spend their days taking photos, and their evenings drinking chilled gin and tonics back at camp, as the local Tanzanian guides warm water for their baths. The wealthy Americans expect civilized adventure: Fresh ice from the kerosene-powered ice maker, dinners of cooked gazelle meat, and plenty of stories to tell over lunch back on Rodeo Drive. What Katie and her glittering entourage do not expect is this: A kidnapping gone wrong, their guides bleeding out in the dirt, and a team of Russian mercenaries herding them into Land Rovers, guns to their heads. As the powerful sun gives way to night, the gunmen shove them into abandoned huts and Katie Barstow, Hollywood royalty, prays for a simple thing: To see the sun rise one more time.
Subject Large type books.
Actors -- Fiction.
Americans -- Tanzania -- Serengeti Plain -- Fiction.
Safaris -- Fiction.
Kidnapping -- Fiction.
Serengeti Plain (Tanzania) -- Fiction.
Tanzania -- History -- 1918-1964 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Thrillers (Fiction)
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780593607794
0593607791
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