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The boy who followed Ripley

Author: Patricia Highsmith
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When a troubled young American runaway arrives on Tom Ripley's French estate, he is drawn into a world he thought he'd left behind, the seedy underworld of Berlin and kidnapping plots, lies and deception. Ripley becomes the boy's protector as a friendship develops between the young man with a guilty conscience and the older one with no conscience at all.
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia Highsmith
ISBN: 0099286599 9780099286592
OCLC Number: 45340056
Description: 304 pages
Responsibility: Patricia Highsmith.

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When a troubled young runaway arrives on Tom Ripley's French estate, he is drawn into a world he thought he'd left behind, the seedy underworld of Berlin and kidnapping plots, lies and deception.  Read more...

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Patricia Highsmith was born in Fort Worth, Texas in 1921 but moved to New York when she was six. In her senior year she edited the college magazine, having decided to become a writer at the age of Read more...

 
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