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By Roderick Thorp

Excessive atop a l. a. skyscraper, an place of work Christmas social gathering becomes a perilous cage-match among a lone ny urban cop and a gang of overseas terrorists. each motion fan is aware it may possibly purely be the explosive big-screen blockbuster Die not easy. yet sooner than Bruce Willis blew away audiences as unstoppable hero John McClane, writer Roderick Thorp knocked out mystery readers with the bestseller that began all of it. A dozen seriously armed terrorists have taken hostages, issued calls for, and promised bloodshed all in accordance with plan. yet they have not counted on a death-defying, one-man cavalry without footwear, no backup, and no purpose of taking place simply. As hot-headed police officers swarm open air, and cold-blooded killers wield desktop weapons and rocket launchers within, the degree is decided for the final word showdown among anti-hero and uber-villains. Merry Christmas to all, and to all an outstanding struggle to the demise. Ho ho ho!

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