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Ex-stuntman Jerry Boyes, forced to leave the film business when he was severely injured stunting for movie star Stuart Tyson, has had to settle for a routine life as a security guard. Years later, Tyson reappears and asks him to help hand over ransom money to the kidnappers of business tycoon Howard Maxwell. The venture goes awry, Tyson is murdered and Sandra HeathBoyes's ex-girlfriend and Tyson's ex-wifeturns out to have some mysterious role in the affair, which revolves around the conflicting family business interests of Maxwell, his wife, and a partner, Ian McBride. Ormerod (Seeing Red, Face Value is in full diverting form in his 20th thriller, blending flavorful family melodrama in the Dynasty mode with his bracing wit, taut dialogue and a suspenseful plot that features several betrayals and some essential mayhem.

Genre: Mystery

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Used availability for Roger Ormerod's Dead Ringer

Hardback Editions

July 2000 : UK Hardback

Title: Dead Ringer
Author(s): Roger Ormerod
ISBN: 0-7540-4146-8 / 978-0-7540-4146-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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July 1986 : USA Hardback
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Title: Dead Ringer
Author(s): Roger Ormerod
ISBN: 0-684-18587-3 / 978-0-684-18587-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
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February 1985 : UK Hardback
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Title: Dead Ringer
Author(s): Roger Ormerod
ISBN: 0-09-466120-0 / 978-0-09-466120-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Legend
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Paperback Editions

December 2000 : UK Paperback
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Title: Dead Ringer (Camden)
Author(s): Roger Ormerod
ISBN: 0-7540-4147-6 / 978-0-7540-4147-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Chivers Large print (Chivers, Windsor, Paragon & C
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Kindle Editions

August 2015 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Dead Ringer
Author(s): Roger Ormerod
Publisher: Endeavour Media
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