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The Sea Monks

(1963)
A novel by

 
When events don't go to plan, who knows where you will end up?

Four teenagers, all eager to impress each other, embark on a seemingly straight forward robbery. But when events don't go to plan the four youths find themselves on the run from the police. Each of them are keen to avoid the authorities whilst also saving face amongst each other, and so things go from bad to worse as the night progresses.

'King' Macey emerges as the natural leader and takes charge of the situation. Welding his gun in hand, he feels invincible, but the other three teenagers start to have reservations about King Macey's judgements. When they take the nearby lighthouse as their fortress, Macey truly feels King of the castle.

In the confines of the small lighthouse, the four teenagers are pitted together against the three gentle lighthouse keepers and the fierceness of the elements surrounding them.

As King Macey asserts his authority and the number of dead bodies increases, the inhabitants of the lighthouse have to decide exactly what matters most to them . . .

'Splendidly taut story' Times Literary Supplement

'He is a past master at this sort of suspense story' Sunday Times

Genre: Mystery
 
Used availability for Andrew Garve's The Sea Monks


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Hardback Editions

1972 : UK Hardback
Title: The Sea Monks
Author(s): Andrew Garve
ISBN: 0-00-244773-8 / 978-0-00-244773-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: The Crime Club
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

March 2012 : UK Paperback
Title: The Sea Monks (Bello)
Author(s): Andrew Garve
ISBN: 1-4472-1533-8 / 978-1-4472-1533-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Bello
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May 1975 : UK Paperback
Title: Sea Monks
Author(s): Andrew Garve
ISBN: 0-00-613961-2 / 978-0-00-613961-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Kindle Editions

March 2012 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Sea Monks (Bello)
Author(s): Andrew Garve
Publisher: Bello
Availability: Amazon UK   



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