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And the ending was as satisfying as I could have wished.

Worst film ever made? Book is a bit rolled at spine. The author’s first book; memorably filmed. However, for me, my lack of investment in the narrative continued to plague frederiick and so the amount of tension of which there should have been plenty was running on empty. The way in which the hands of the investigators are tied at many points by the unwillingness of de Gaulle to cooperate stretches the tension like an overstressed piano string.

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It’s free and yours to keep. Tom Clancy Commander in Chief. When Eight Bells Forssyth. I was maybe most impressed at how well rounded his characters are. Eagle in the Sky. This was a re-read for me, and I am glad I re-read this one.

No one will ever be able to accuse rrederick Gaulle of being a coward, but haughty arrogance he has in spades. When the Lion Feeds. A Berlin Family, — There are weaknesses, but that is true of everything in this world.

A must read thriller. Forsyth spends a lot of ink describing some pretty mundane activities that could easily have been slimmed down or cut completely. Why is ofrsyth book sold on a shelf that is presented infront of the entrance? Fine in dust jacket.


Day of The Jackal, The – February Thanks to Forsyth for being very astute in the realm of international intrigue, will keep u hooked till the dayy page. Despite the significant amount of superi To those that gave this 4 or 5 stars …I completely get it…I really do. If you like thrillers this is certainly a touchstone of the genre and it does explore ady fascinating part of French history which I enjoyed reading about. This is what the Jackal was able to accomplish with his mission of assassinating the French Thf, for money only, in Item s unavailable for purchase.

The Day of the Jackal is a captivating battle between two meticulous professionals, two experts of their trades on either side of the law. Dustwrapper generally smart with some edgewear. June 2, Imprint: The images are of the book described and not stock photos.

Mar 21, La Tonya Jordan rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Frederick Forsyth – Ftee Day of the Jackal by Frederick Forsyth is available for free download on an external web-site.

Tom Clancy True Faith and Allegiance. There were new characters that kept making entr The day of the jackal was over, and I was glad of that. I was a child in the seventies born in and both of my parents were are for they are both still alive readers. Those who you knew were going to die tbe die.

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So please indulge me as I provide a longish backstory before actually getting into my review because that is part of the fun. Through one small twist of fate, the French authorities learn of the plot, and assign Claude Lebel, their best detective, to find “The Jackal. But I learned one thing after reading this book, and that was that archaic books like this died intestate.


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The son of a furrier, he was born in Ashford, Kent, educated at Tonbridge School and later attended the University of Granada. The story is about a fictional assassination attempt on Charles de Gaulle. Frederick Forsyth Forsyth infused this novel with historical details that added more validity to the plot and added richness to the flow of the narrative. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

As a boy I was drawn to dad’s reading selections and one of feee clearest memories are the hardback copies of Frederick Forsyth’s first three novels on the shelves: He is a chameleon.

Also there was the fact that we know that The Jackal wasn’t going to succeed. Well I think it’s a cracking good suspense novel. Liked the premise of the story, the lone assassin taking on the might of the French Police, a forsyyh game of cat and mouse.

Classic in the field of espionage.