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In this classic sixth novel in the award-winning Myron Bolitar series, now available in a tall Premium Edition, # 1 New York Times -bestselling author Coben delivers a riveting, powerhouse thriller featuring one of the most fascinating and complex heroes in all of suspense fictio... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780440246336
Barcode 9780440246336
Published 15 August 2011 by Random House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
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Author(s) By Coben, Harlan
Series Myron Bolitar Novel
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ISBN-13 9780440246336
ISBN-10 0440246334
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Random House
Imprint Dell Publishing Co Inc.,U.S.
Publication Date 15 August 2011
International Publication Date 22 March 2011
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Coben, Harlan
Series Myron Bolitar Novel
Category Fiction
Modern Fiction
Adventure / Thriller
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 109mm
Height: 191mm
Spine: 23mm
Weight 216g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Bolitar, Myron (Fictitious character), Murder - New York (State) - New York, Sports agents - New York (State) - New York
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 527842

Description of this Book

In this classic sixth novel in the award-winning Myron Bolitar series, # 1 New York Times bestselling author Harlan Coben delivers a riveting, powerhouse thriller featuring one of the most fascinating and complex heroes in all of suspense fiction. Here is a twisting mystery of betrayal, family secrets, and murder filled with the sly humor, dead-on dialogue, and unforgettable characters that have made Harlan Coben one of today's must-read suspense authors. For Myron Bolitar, sports agent and reluctant sleuth, it was a long-needed vacation. A tropical beach. A warm breeze. A little uncomplicated passion with a woman he hardly knows. But, most of all, a chance to clear his head after the death of a close friend. It almost works--until his fiercely loyal, if sometimes morally challenged, friend Win shows up with a message that blasts Myron back to New York...and reality. Esperanza, Myron's best friend and partner at MB Sportsrep, has been arrested for the murder of a client, a fallen baseball star attempting a comeback. Myron is determined to prove Esperanza's innocence. But she isn't speaking. And neither is her lawyer, except to say that Myron would do best to keep his distance, lest he hurt her case. Only Myron is already too close to the case to back away. For twelve years ago a young agent tried to help an up-and-coming athlete. It was a fatal mistake--and now Myron may have to pay the price. To solve a case as bizarre as it is difficult, Myron will be obliged to view it from the strangest angles: a transsexual nightclub, a baseball owner with a long-lost daughter, a dubious drug test, an impossible murder scene, and a computer disk with the image of a disintegrating girl. But most bizarre of all is that as he tries to unearth, Myron's own investigation points to only one other suspect: himself...as this spellbinding novel twists, jolts, and careens towards its dazzling finish. From the Hardcover edition.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Sly humor, sophisticated plotting, and solid storytelling. --@lt;i@gt;Chicago Tribune @lt;/i@gt;@lt;br@gt;@lt;br@gt; Harlan Coben is the modern master of the hook-and-twist. --Dan Brown@lt;br@gt;@lt;br@gt; This is a terrific entry in a terrific series. --@lt;i@gt;Kansas City Star@lt;/i@gt;@lt;br@gt;@lt;br@gt; Hilarious . . . unpredictable . . . a startling climax. --@lt;i@gt;Los Angeles Times@lt;/i@gt;

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Author's Bio

Harlan Coben is the winner of the Edgar, Shamus, and Anthony awards. His critically acclaimed novels have been published in forty-one languages around the world and have been number one bestsellers in more than half a dozen countries. In addition to the Myron Bolitar series (Deal Breaker, Drop Shot, Fade Away, Back Spin, One False Move, The Final Detail, Darkest Fear, Promise Me, Long Lost, andLive Wire), Coben is also the author of the young adult Mickey Bolitar series including Shelter and Seconds Away, and of Miracle Cure, Play Dead, Tell No One, Gone for Good, No Second Chance, Just One Look, The Innocent, The Woods, Hold Tight, Caught, and Stay Close.

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