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The two faces of January

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Three of them are waiting. Rydal Keener is waiting for something exciting to happen in his grubby little Athens hotel. At forty-odd, Chester MacFarland has been waiting much longer, expecting his life of stock manipu#65533;lation and fraud to catch up with him. And Colette, Chester's wife, is waiting for something altogether different. After a nasty little incident in the hotel, they all wait together. As the stakes--and the tension--in theirthree-cornered waiting game mount, they learn that while passports and silence can be bought, other things can cost as much as your life.
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Grouped Work ID 74948bdb-2299-0d2b-e66f-d995795ba60a
Grouping Title two faces of january
Grouping Author highsmith patricia
Grouping Category book
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author Highsmith, Patricia, 1921-1995.
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display_description Originally published in 1964, and the winner of the CWA Best Foreign Novel Award, Patricia Highsmith's The Two Faces of January is a chilling tale of suspense, suffused with her trademark slow, creeping unease.In a grubby Athens hotel, Rydal Keener is bored and killing time with petty scams. But when he runs into another American, Chester MacFarland, dragging a man's body down the hotel hall, Rydan impulsively agrees to help, perhaps because Chester looks like his father. Then Rydal meets Collete, Chester's younger wife, and captivated, becomes entangled in their sordid lives, as the drama marches to a shocking climax at the ruins of the labyrinth at Knossos.A film version of The Two Faces of January, starring Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, and Oscar Isaac (Drive, Inside Llewelyn Davis) is in production. Adapted by Academy Award nominee Hossein Amini (Drive), and produced by Working Title and Timnick Films (The Talented Mr. Ripley), it will be released later this fall.
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subject_facet Americans -- Greece -- Fiction, Criminals -- Fiction, Detective and mystery stories, Electronic books, Excavations (Archaeology) -- Greece -- Fiction, Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
title_display The two faces of January
title_full The two faces of January / Patricia Highsmith, The two faces of January [electronic resource] / Patricia Highsmith
title_short The two faces of January
topic_facet Americans, Criminals, Detective and mystery stories, Electronic books, Excavations (Archaeology), Triangles (Interpersonal relations)