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Publisher Description

From the author of the New York Times-bestselling and Edgar Award-winning The Expats
 
As dawn approaches in New York, literary agent Isabel Reed is turning the final pages of a mysterious, anonymous manuscript, racing through the explosive revelations about powerful people, as well as long-hidden secrets about her own past. In Copenhagen, veteran CIA operative Hayden Gray, determined that this sweeping story be buried, is suddenly staring down the barrel of an unexpected gun. And in Zurich, the author himself is hiding in a shadowy expat life, trying to atone for a lifetime’s worth of lies and betrayals with publication of The Accident, while always looking over his shoulder.

Over the course of one long, desperate, increasingly perilous day, these lives collide as the book begins its dangerous march toward publication, toward saving or ruining careers and companies, placing everything at risk—and everyone in mortal peril.  The rich cast of characters—in publishing and film, politics and espionage—are all forced to confront the consequences of their ambitions, the schisms between their ideal selves and the people they actually became.

The action rockets around Europe and across America, with an intricate web of duplicities stretching back a quarter-century to a dark winding road in upstate New York, where the shocking truth about the accident itself is buried.

Gripping, sophisticated, layered, and impossible to put down, The Accident proves once again that Chris Pavone is a true master of suspense.

GENRE
Mysteries & Thrillers
RELEASED
2014
March 11
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
400
Pages
PUBLISHER
Crown/Archetype
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
10.2
MB

Customer Reviews

brooklynfc ,

The Accident

Super. Great language, characters and plot. A page turning delight.

Aloha ahiahi ,

Compelling read

This is a well-written thriller! I couldn't put the book down easily. It's a wild ride.

Ddsssaop ,

Excellent

First rate. Pavone is a gifted writer.

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