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The sleeper

Author: J Robert Janes
Publisher: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2015. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"David Ashby spent the last war killing Germans, and the years after falling in love with one. By the time Hitler comes to power, David has a half-German daughter, Karen, whom he loves more than life itself. So when Europe begins to slide toward war, and it becomes unsafe for an American to stay in the Fatherland, David does the only thing he can: He flees--and takes his daughter with him. David takes refuge in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Spy stories
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Robert Janes
ISBN: 9781504022187 1504022181
OCLC Number: 953155100
Notes: "A Mysteriouspress.com original"--Cover.
Description: 249 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: J. Robert Janes.

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"David Ashby spent the last war killing Germans, and the years after falling in love with one. By the time Hitler comes to power, David has a half-German daughter, Karen, whom he loves more than life itself. So when Europe begins to slide toward war, and it becomes unsafe for an American to stay in the Fatherland, David does the only thing he can: He flees--and takes his daughter with him. David takes refuge in England, becoming a teaching master at a quiet country boarding school, and places Karen with friends on the Cornwall coast. But Hitler will not part with a daughter of the Third Reich so easily. German intelligence sends a sleeper, a dormant agent awakened, to finish off David and recover his child, drawing the mild-mannered schoolteacher--and the British intelligence services--into the thick of a secret war. Caught between two armies of spies, David will do whatever it takes to preserve Karen's freedom."--Cover, p.[4].

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