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One Good Deed

One Good Deed

A gripping historical crime novel from the internationally bestselling author, David Baldacci.

Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 19 Mar 2020.

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ISBN 9781529027501
Barcode 9781529027501
Release Date 19 March 2020 by Pan Macmillan
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Baldacci, David
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ISBN-13 9781529027501
ISBN-10 1529027500
Stock Release date is 19 March 2020
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 19 Mar 2020
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Imprint Pan Books
Release Date 19 March 2020
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Baldacci, David
Category Modern Fiction
Adventure / Thriller
Historical Crime & Mystery Fiction
Number of Pages 432
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 18+ years
Reading Age 18+ years
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Murder and family secrets, a touch of romance and deeply-felt revenge - with the twist of all twists - make up the perfect page-turning thriller, One Good Deed. For all those who love mystery, crime, Raymond Chandler and Agatha Christie from one of the world's bestselling thriller writers, David Baldacci. In 1949, Aloysius Archer arrives in the dusty Southern town of Poca City. He has nothing but a handful of dollars, the clothes he's wearing and an appointment with his new parole officer. After his wartime experiences in Italy and a prison sentence for a crime he didn't commit, Archer is looking for a fresh start and a peaceful life. On his first night of freedom, Archer meets local business tycoon Hank Pittleman, who promises Archer handsome compensation to work as his debt collector. Yet Archer takes on more than he bargains for, as he becomes embroiled in a long-running feud between the drought-struck town's most dangerous residents. When one of them dies, the authorities label Archer as their number one suspect. A bloody game is being played above and below the law. Everybody playing has a deeply buried secret, and Archer must uncover them all - if he's to avoid going back behind bars.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review A multi-layered protagonist; a plot as deep and twisty as the setting -- Kathy Reichs David Baldacci is one of the all-time best thriller authors -- Lisa Gardner Alternately chilling, poignant, and always heart-poundingly suspenseful -- Scott Turow A mile-a-minute read that proves once again why David Baldacci has readers the world over flocking for more -- Jane Harper, bestselling author of <i>The Dry</i> A fast-paced investigation with dark secrets, unexpected twists, well-drawn characters and an intriguing plot * Candis Magazine *

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Author's Bio

David Baldacci is one of the world's bestselling and favourite thriller writers. With over 130 million copies in print, his books are published in over eighty territories and forty-five languages, and have been adapted for both feature-film and television. David is also the co-founder, along with his wife, of the Wish You Well Foundation (R), a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting literacy efforts across the US. Trust him to take you to the action.

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