[PW] Searching for a young adult book “(S)he sat in the darkest corner of the waiting room...”

Bristol Library bplref at gmail.com
Thu Sep 22 07:38:39 PDT 2016

This is a longshot as I haven't found any other info on it, but there is a
book entitled Caught in a Web by E. M. Middlemas.  It is fiction, came out
in 1978, and very few libraries hold a copy.


On Thu, Sep 22, 2016 at 5:21 AM, Mike Goldsmith <mikegoldsmith639 at gmail.com>

> “(S)he sat in the darkest corner of the waiting room...” ... is the first
> line of a book I read in about 1973.
> This book is a real mystery to me, as I have a very vivid memory of it
> being called "Captives of the Web", yet I can find no trace of such a
> title, or anything similar, Like "Prisoners of the Web". So, I guess,
> memory fail!
> It’s about a criminal mastermind who runs a drug network, and was set in
> contemporary (late 1960s/early 1970s) London.
> The cover was dark, with a shadowy figure on the left and a brighter tunnel
> opening on the right.
> At least, that's what my memory insists!
> Any help very gratefully received
> Mike
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