The Rig

The Rig By John Collee, The Rig From Publisher s Weekly Collee strikes black gold with this taut drama The exotic Madagascar setting shimmers realistically the oil rig looms as a menacing behemoth and even the minor characters ach
  • Title: The Rig
  • Author: John Collee
  • ISBN: 9780061042843
  • Page: 271
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • The Rig By John Collee, From Publisher s Weekly Collee strikes black gold with this taut drama The exotic Madagascar setting shimmers realistically, the oil rig looms as a menacing behemoth, and even the minor characters achieve major status as the reader is never sure whom to believe right up to the perfect ending Sophisticated thriller that hops back and forth from the untouristed tropicsFrom Publisher s Weekly Collee strikes black gold with this taut drama The exotic Madagascar setting shimmers realistically, the oil rig looms as a menacing behemoth, and even the minor characters achieve major status as the reader is never sure whom to believe right up to the perfect ending Sophisticated thriller that hops back and forth from the untouristed tropics to the steppes of Alberta to great effect Kirkus reviews.Times are hard in Madagascar Many people had pinned their hopes on the discovery of oil but there is not oil, and in a tragic finale to the futile exploration, a plane crash kills the departing foreign drillers In Canada, Spence, an injured rig worker, is offered the job of taking an inventory of the Madagascan rig He accepts reluctantly, realizing that only his work can save him from the battle But in the dusty, decrepit environment of French East Africa, his seemingly simple task becomes increasingly complex Slowly he discovers the paranoid notion that the air crash was no accident Like John Collee s previous two novels, The Rig is a page turning thriller laced with accute observations and memorable characters the driven, almost crippled Spence, the beautiful, half french, half African Perpetude Peyrame, the drunken polygamist Morgan Hanssen, the casual murderer Elgin Kirk, Mitchell the lonely missionary, and Velo Andr , the poignantly optimistic Ministre des Ressources Min rales all fallible people blown like sand into the grinding wheels of international power.
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    About "John Collee"

    1. John Collee

      Screenwriter of Master and Commander, Happy Feet etc Former doctor Journalist and novelist

    816 thoughts on “The Rig”

    1. Conspiracy, suspense, comedy, romance and action all rolled into one Collee has brilliantly woven together a fascinating plot, which takes place in many different countries Full of loveable, well developed characters and genuine detail If you re keen for a fast paced action suspense thriller that isn t afraid to stop for a laugh, a cry or a beer, then this one is for you.






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