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Desperate Crossing (Darmon Mysteries #5)

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Two couples are stranded on Russia's east coast in the year of 1840, and their only option is a desperate attempt to cross the vast wilderness of Siberia to return to civilization. Survival is jeopardized by harrowing encounters with Cossacks, Manchu, escaped convicts and ultimately, Tsar Nicholas whose men pursue the castaways for murders tied to a Romanov conspiracy ...more
Paperback, 268 pages
Published March 18th 2010 by Black Rose Writing
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Danielle Urban
Mar 04, 2016 Danielle Urban rated it it was amazing
Thomas Thorpe's latest novel in the Darmon Mysteries series is absoluely thrilling. Deperate Crossing (Book 5) is the next best historical mystery novels I have read. Thomas Thorpe weaves in adventure, danger, and suspense into every one of his books. It's hard for readers not to feel their hearts pounding with excitiment and their palms sweating with fear.

There are many different adventures that happen to the one famous couple, William and his wife Elizabeth. Both are brave, smart, and reliabl
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Thomas Thorpe was the Project Manager of NASAs highly successful Mars Global Surveyor Mission a spacecraft that orbited Mars for nine years, returning two hundred thousand images of the planet and relaying pictures from the Mars Rovers. Mr. Thorpe has published six historical mystery thrillers of the Darmon Mystery series about a couple from Kent that solves international crimes during the 1830s. ...more
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Darmon Mysteries (6 books)
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