In this page-turning thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel, a high-stakes mystery unfolds when the daughter of an American ambassador goes missing in Paris. Kidnapping is not something that happens only to other people. It can happen to anyone. Allison Taylor knows this all too well. Her father was abducted many years ago and never seen again. so she is deeply sympathetic when the wife of the U .S . ambassador in France approaches her with a desperate plea for help – her kidnapped daughter has been taken to Syria by terrorists, and they are demanding $5 million ransom for her return! With memories of her own father’s ordeal still vivid in her mind, Allison agrees to do whatever it takes to save this young woman, even if it means risking everything she holds dear…
For who is this book for ?
This book is for people who like mystery, thriller and suspense books.
- The author does a great job of creating suspense
- The characters are well developed
- It is an easy read
- The plot may be derivative of other thrillers.
- The ending may feel rushed or anticlimactic.
- Some readers may find the book too suspenseful or scary.
Learn more about the author
Danielle Steel is one of the world’s most popular authors, with over 800 million copies of her novels sold. Her many international bestsellers include The Good Girl, Dangerous Games, and What Goes Around Comes Around. She is also the author of His Bright Light: The Story of Nick Traina, A Gift from Heaven: A Collection of Inspirational Stories ,and Pure Joy .
” Danielle Steel is at the top of her game with this high-stakes thriller! A riveting read that will keep you on the edge of your seat!”
“High Stakes is an edge-of-your seat thriller that you won’t be able to put down. Danielle Steel proves once again she is a master of suspense with this taut and timely tale.”
“High Stakes is the perfect title for this edge-of-your-seat thriller. Danielle Steel takes readers on a suspenseful ride full of unexpected turns and shocking revelations. A must read!”
“This story will keep you on the edge of your seat as Allison puts herself in danger to save someone she doesn’t even know. A great thriller by one of my favorite authors.”