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Stranded [text (large print)] / Emily Barr.

By: Barr, Emily.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Charnwood series.Publisher: Leicester : Thorpe, 2013, c2012Edition: Large print edition.Description: 420 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781444815481 (hbk.); 1444815482 (hbk.).Subject(s): Survival -- Fiction | Single mothers -- Fiction | Travel -- Fiction | Islands -- Fiction | Large type books | Malaysia -- FictionGenre/Form: Thriller stories. | Thrillers (Fiction) | Large type books. | Detective and mystery fiction.Online resources: Click here to access online Summary: When her marriage breaks down, Esther Lomax needs to get away and hopes that Malaysia's unspoilt shores will provide some space and time alone. Sure enough, each day of her holiday finds Esther beginning to unwind and feel ready to face single motherhood. However, a day's boat trip takes a desperate turn when Esther and six other holidaymakers are deposited on an uninhabited island. Their guide, who had promised to pick them up in an hour's time, fails to return and the dreadful reality of the situation hits the group. With no means of getting back to the mainland and knowing nothing about each other, tensions erupt - and time is running out. Esther must ask herself the ultimate question: will she leave the island alive?
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A British woman, Esther Lomax, travels alone to a paradise beach resort in Malaysia to get away after her marriage break-up. When she and a group of fellow tourists, each with their own secrets, find themselves stranded on a remote island during a boat trip, sinister things start to happen.

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When her marriage breaks down, Esther Lomax needs to get away and hopes that Malaysia's unspoilt shores will provide some space and time alone. Sure enough, each day of her holiday finds Esther beginning to unwind and feel ready to face single motherhood. However, a day's boat trip takes a desperate turn when Esther and six other holidaymakers are deposited on an uninhabited island. Their guide, who had promised to pick them up in an hour's time, fails to return and the dreadful reality of the situation hits the group. With no means of getting back to the mainland and knowing nothing about each other, tensions erupt - and time is running out. Esther must ask herself the ultimate question: will she leave the island alive?

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