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High stakes: A Novel

by Annie Thomas

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Published by Tinsley Brothers .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL23544249M
OCLC/WorldCa51247019

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  You might assume high stakes (big risks, big losses) only come into play in genres like international thrillers or action/adventure novels, but I disagree. Any story, however small scale and personal, can present huge stakes and huge consequences. Harold Robbins presents High stakes: a novel. [John Fischer] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Pocket Books\/span> \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 schema.

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