Silent Night

Silent Night

Book - 1995
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Mary Higgins Clark, the "Queen of Suspense," has crafted a very special holiday story about a child's courage in the face of danger, and the power of love. Charged with menace and thrilling suspense, it is the #1 New York Times bestselling author's gift to readers for all seasons.

When Catherine Dornan's husband, Tom, is diagnosed with leukemia, she and their two young sons travel with him to New York during the holiday season for a lifesaving operation. On Christmas Eve, hoping to lift the boys' spirits, Catherine takes them to see Rockefeller Center's famous Christmas tree; while there, seven-year-old Brian notices a woman taking his mother's wallet. A St. Christopher medal tucked inside the wallet saved his grandfather's life in World War II, and Brian believes with all his heart that it will protect his father now. Impulsively, Brian follows the thief into the subway, and the most dangerous adventure of his young life begins...
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1995
ISBN: 9780671000424
Branch Call Number: CLARK
Characteristics: 154 p


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Apr 29, 2016

I read Mary Higgins Clark's book because they are always suspenseful and keeps your attention right to the end. This book had the suspense, but it also made you want to believe in miracles. A really nice story that is well worth being read.

Jul 28, 2010

Very short, but very good. 8 of 10 for me.

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