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Prey by Night (1955) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

I'll never forget the stink of those orange trees. The thick, sweet scent of them drifting through the night - mingled with the thick, sweet scent of blood.

The oranges were Spanish and some of the blood was mine. I'm Bill Williams, and every night I age ten years making the run between Tangier and Spain - with a hold full of red-hot contraband.

One night they slammed at me from all sides, my fellow thieves - but none of them mattered. Only Maria, only the grave, dark-eyed quicksilver creature who possessed my mind and all my senses.

When they took her away from me, I went a little crazy. I remember a gun, and fiesta music, and a man dying on the steps of a church - and the cloying, thick, sweet scent of oranges...

Original title: Prey by Night
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionCrime and MysterySuspense

Edition #1: Prey by Night

Prey by Night (1955)
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Language: English

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Prey by Night (April 1955)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Greenwich, Conn
Publisher: Gold Medal
Dimensions: 4.3 x 7.1 x 0.4
Pages: 175

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