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Sure Fire by Jack Higgins
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Resentful of having to go and live with their estranged father after the death of their mother, fifteen-year-old twins, Rich and Jade, soon find they have more complicated problems when their father is kidnapped and their attempts to rescue him involve them in a dangerous international plot to control the world's oil.… (more)

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These teens are amazing. Their mother dies, a dad they never met comes to pick them up, they learn he's a spy and suddenly the twins have these spy and ninja skills to get them out of sticky situations. Be ready to take a leap of believability if you read this book. At times, discriptions of deaths are graphic but there are no swear words or sexual content. Dispite it's flaws, it's a fun non-stop action book that reads like an action packed Jason Bourne type movie. ( )
  bookwoman137 | Jan 27, 2011 |
overall a boring book and none of the characters were very likeable. the action was decent but that was about it. ( )
  shannonkearns | Jan 8, 2011 |
I'm not normally drawn to adventure books, but this one kept my attention. Parts were somewhat violent/graphic for my taste, but overall it was a good book and one that would grab the attention of any young reader who loves adventure and a good plot. ( )
  lhicks5 | Jul 25, 2009 |
15 year old twins Jade and Rich end up going to live with their father who didn't know they existed until he got a phone call telling him their mom had died. Before they have a chance to get to know him, he's kidnapped. The twins are told several stories but eventually figure out their dad is in trouble and needs their help. He has hidden a fuel sample that the abductors want. The kids have it with them all the time, but don't know that. ( )
  JRlibrary | Jul 16, 2008 |
After their mother dies in car crash, 15 year old twins, Rich and Jade, are thrown into a life of intrigue and suspense when they go to live with their father who they have met for the first time at their mother's funeral. Because he acts so secretive, the twins follow him one night and see him get kidnapped by some thugs at a scrapyard. The police do not help them, and when they go back to the apartment, they witness the shooting of the man who their father was supposed to meet. Can the twins escape the clutches of this unknown enemy? Can they rescue their dad? Read this exciting adventure filled with international intrique and suspense. Hard to put this book down! ( )
  1234spotty | May 23, 2008 |
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Richards, E Justinmain authorall editionsconfirmed
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