The abduction : a novel / Jonathan Holt.Material type: BookEdition: First U.S. edition.Description: 458 pages ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781781853733; 9780062267047 (hbk.); 0062267043 (hbk.); 9780062267054 (pbk. : alk. paper); 0062267051 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Women intelligence officers -- Fiction | Webmasters -- Fiction | Kidnapping -- Fiction | Venice (Italy) -- Fiction | Americans -- Italy -- FictionGenre/Form: Suspense fiction. | Detective and mystery stories.DDC classification: 823/.914 Summary: When a U.S. army officer's daughter's kidnapped from an American base in Venice, Second Lieutenant Holly Boland, Venetian police captain Kat Tapo, and a genius webmaster join forces to find the missing girl and unravel a nefarious plot that reaches back to Italy's dark wartime past.
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The sensational second thriller in the Carnivia Trilogy, from a Sunday Times bestseller. <p>Book 2 in The Carnivia Trilogy.</p> <p> The girl in the feathered mask was just another Carnival reveller. She was dancing in the streets at midnight, anonymous in the Venice crowds.</p> <p>So nobody noticed when she was bundled into a van and driven high into the hills. Nobody heard her scream. </p> <p> Captain Kat Tapo , of the Venice police, is considered too headstrong to lead a high-profile kidnap case. But Kat has reasons of her own to mount a secret investigation. What she discovers will rewrite the past... and send shockwaves into the present.</p> <p>This is the second novel in a trilogy of stylish and intelligent thrillers set in Venice from Jonathan Holt who, under the name J.P. Delaney , is also the author of the Sunday Times bestselling psychological thrillers THE GIRL BEFORE and BELIEVE ME .</p> <p>Reviews for the Carnivia Trilogy:</p> <p>'A genuinely thrilling thriller that is also an illuminating portrait of a particular world... A terrific book' Literary Review .</p> <p>' Tense and mind-bending ' Daily Telegraph .</p> <p>' Breathtaking ... A truly haunting glimpse into a mysterious shadow world' New York Times .</p> <p>'Impressive ... The characters are strong and Venice is a magnificent backdrop for a story of secrets and lies' Daily Mail .</p> <p>'A cracking, upmarket thriller ... A rare entertainment for the thinking deckchair reader' Saga Magazine .</p>
"First published in the United Kingdom in 2014 by Head of Zeus, Ltd."--Title page verso.
When a U.S. army officer's daughter's kidnapped from an American base in Venice, Second Lieutenant Holly Boland, Venetian police captain Kat Tapo, and a genius webmaster join forces to find the missing girl and unravel a nefarious plot that reaches back to Italy's dark wartime past.