The Resource The accident, Chris Pavone

The accident, Chris Pavone

Label
The accident
Title
The accident
Statement of responsibility
Chris Pavone
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Language
eng
Summary
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. From the Hardcover edition
Summary
Feverishly paging through a disturbing anonymous manuscript that she believes has world-changing potential, New York literary agent Isabel Reed catches the attentions of Copenhagen veteran station chief Hayden Gray, who resolves to keep the book's secrets from being exposed
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Award
LibraryReads Favorites, 2014
Additional physical form
Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
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10277505
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MdPfRBL
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Pavone, Chris
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
unknown
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Recorded Books, LLC
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  • Publishers and publishing
  • Divorced women
  • Literary agents
  • Scandals
  • Secrets
  • Assassins
  • Authors
  • Accidents
Target audience
adult
Label
The accident, Chris Pavone
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  • RBdigital eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780385348461
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00154547
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The accident, Chris Pavone
Link
Publication
Note
  • RBdigital eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780385348461
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Publisher number
EB00154547
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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