The World in My Pocket #(2020)
- Title: The World in My Pocket
- Author: James Hadley Chase
- ISBN: 9780586012666
- Page: 361
- Format: Paperback
This is the job they have all been waiting for The job that will set them up for life A million dollars split five ways, who wouldn t be interested The only catch is that it s the very definition of impossibleor is it Armed with a brilliant plan, the four men and one woman think they can crack it But as tensions in the group begin to mount and things start to go wrThis is the job they have all been waiting for The job that will set them up for life A million dollars split five ways, who wouldn t be interested The only catch is that it s the very definition of impossibleor is it Armed with a brilliant plan, the four men and one woman think they can crack it But as tensions in the group begin to mount and things start to go wrong, the million dollars feels out of reach than ever Even though it is right with them
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The World in My Pocket is an ard car robbery caper that immediately reminds you of Lionel White s the Big Caper or of many of the capers depicted in Westlake s Parker series This is all about getting a crew together, nailing down the plan, and pulling it off, as well as what doesn t go according to plan It s all about the various characters brought together to pull off the heist, including the tough ringleader Morgan, the safecracker, the driver, and the sniper And, of course, Ginny, the copper [...]
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Despite being written in 1958 this is still a pretty good thriller even by modern standards Whilst some of the technology is dated namely radios for communication and a distinct lack of mobile phones and computers it s still a great tale.The plot itself isn t unique group of people get together for a crime, then everything falls apart slowly until a catastrophic climactic ending However, the implementation of the plot structure is well done and various gaps in the initial character backgrounds h [...]
The book starts off with four guys playing poker Frank Morgan, Ed Bleck, Alex Kitson, and Giuseppe Mandini or gypo for short Morgan the leader of the group started to talk about making two hundred grand the three were interested and said what s the plan Morgan told them that they were going to steal the Rocket Research Station s Pay Roll which consisted of a million dollars, Kitson was saying it s impossible that he used to work for the truck company who are delivering the pay roll that the truc [...]
n tripoul absurdului i al neprev zutului, la masa verde a ultimei anse, au luat loc n acea sear cald n California Morgan masiv, violent, escroc de profesie i client peren al penitenciarelor Bleck cinic, duplicitar i crud, pierdut n visuri de voiaje opulente la Paris i Londra Gypo timid, nervos, nedecis, mecanicul opera iei, ale c rui degete experte vor deschide camioneta blindat Kitson fost boxer, fost ofer, n c utarea unui scop n via i a simpatiei lui Ginny, fiin bizar , misterioas , cu trup de [...]
This is another Cracker by JHC, Four characters with different talents, a pretty girl with beautiful body as always attempt to hijack an armoured guard truck carrying three guards and one million dollars is the payoff, after many twists and turns can they pull it off
first novel I have read.
When I read this in the early 70s I thought this was the best of Chase s novels This is what a real thriller is all about
ending could have been different.
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