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Blood on the Albatross.

Ridley Pearson

Blood on the Albatross.

by Ridley Pearson

  • 325 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by St Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination307p. ;
Number of Pages307
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22606322M
ISBN 100312951833

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The word albatross is sometimes used metaphorically to mean a psychological burden that feels like a curse.. It is an allusion to Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (). In the poem, an albatross starts to follow a ship — being followed by an albatross was generally considered a sign of good luck. However, the titular mariner shoots the albatross with a. Ridley Pearson is an Edgar-nominee, #1 New York Times bestselling author of (more than 50) award-winning suspense and young adult adventure novels.


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Blood of the Albatross book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jay Becker is a musician just trying to earn extra cash by g /5.

Blood of the Albatross by Ridley Pearson was a fairly good read involving agents. The character build up was pretty good but I found it hard to keep track of the characters. Much of the conversations between characters did not sound very believable.

I purchased the used novel from and got a good deal for my money/5(17). Blood of the Albatross by Ridley Pearson was a fairly good read involving agents. The character build up was pretty good but I found it hard to keep track of the characters.

Much of the conversations between characters did not sound very believable. I purchased the used novel from and got a good deal for my money/5(17).

An innocent Seattle sailor is pulled into a dangerous web of espionage in this thriller that “is almost impossible to put the book down” (The Oregonian).In this “enthralling” thriller by the New York Times–bestselling author, Jay Becker, an overworked, underpaid musician, is trying to earn some extra cash by giving sailing lessons on Puget Sound (The San Diego Union-Tribune).Brand: RosettaBooks.

Blood of the Albatross is his second book, but in many ways one of his best. In most of his books the plot is centered about 1 or 2 characters and how they interact to carry on the plot line.

Although the plot of this book is not super complex, the characterisations make the book great. The story is told from at least 4 character's view points /5(3). Albatross: The True Story of a Woman's Survival at Sea [Kiley, Deborah Scaling, Noonan, Meg] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Martin's Press $ (p) ISBN The book is best when the author crosscuts back to Europe and the CIA courier's escape with the information. First, the killing of the innocent bird, and the Mariner’s line that “Instead of the cross, the Albatross / About my neck was hung,” suggests that the Albatross can be read as a symbol of Christ, with the Mariner as the betraying Judas (particularly as the Albatross is killed by a cross-bow).

The dead albatross, also, can be read more. Get this from a library. Blood of the albatross. [Ridley Pearson] -- Jay Becker, sailor, bicyclist, and musician, becomes involved with a mysterious German woman to whom he is giving sailing lessons and soon finds himself caught in the middle of violence and.

The albatross of the title is Iben Hoist, a Soviet spy whose code name is taken from The Rime of the Ancient Mariner; in this plot, the blood of the albatross brings bad luck to nearly all concerned.

Deceptively, the novel begins in Regensburg, West Germany, as CIA agent Sharon Johnson shares a hotel dinner with a tuxedo-clad agent whose cover.

Get this from a library. Blood of the albatross: a thriller. [Ridley Pearson] -- Seattle sailing instructor by day, rock musician by night, Jay Becker leads a life others only dream about, until he meets his new sailing student.

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FictionDB is committed to providing the best possible fiction reference information. If you have any issues with the site, please don't hesitate to. Blood of the Albatross (Large Print): Pearson, Ridley: Jay Becker is a musician just trying to earn extra cash by giving sailing lessons, and he's surprised by an .Blood of the Albatross is a supercharged novel of espionage and romance that puts one young, innocent man in the middle of a kaleidoscope of spy, counterspy; cross, double-cross with the lives of himself, the woman he loves, and his best friend hanging in the balance.The Albatross is a novella written by Susan Hill, first appearing in the collection The Albatross and Other Stories published by Hamish Hamilton in It won the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize in It appeared as a standalone book published by Penguin Books in It is studied in GCSE English as an example of the best of modern women's writing.