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By Chris Pavone

From the writer of the hot York Times-bestselling and Edgar Award-winning The Expats

As sunrise methods in long island, literary agent Isabel Reed is popping the ultimate pages of a mysterious, nameless manuscript, racing during the explosive revelations approximately strong humans, in addition to long-hidden secrets and techniques approximately her personal earlier. In Copenhagen, veteran CIA operative Hayden grey, decided that this sweeping tale be buried, is without warning staring down the barrel of an unforeseen gun. And in Zurich, the writer himself is hiding in a shadowy expat lifestyles, attempting to catch up on a lifetime’s worthy of lies and betrayals with book of The coincidence, whereas continually having a look over his shoulder.

Over the process one lengthy, determined, more and more perilous day, those lives collide because the ebook starts off its harmful march towards booklet, towards saving or ruining careers and firms, putting every thing at risk—and everybody in mortal peril. the wealthy forged of characters—in publishing and movie, politics and espionage—are all pressured to confront the implications in their goals, the schisms among their perfect selves and the folks they really became.

The motion rockets round Europe and throughout the United States, with an elaborate internet of duplicities stretching again a quarter-century to a depressing winding highway in upstate big apple, the place the surprising fact in regards to the coincidence itself is buried.

Gripping, subtle, layered, and most unlikely to place down, The coincidence proves once more that Chris Pavone is a real grasp of suspense.

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And if she knew Sonny Boy 44 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM hadn’t cut the hole in the fence, did she also know who had? Lavinia provided more questions than answers. “A penny for your thoughts,” said Sally, sliding onto the barstool beside me. She was wearing jeans, a red western shirt and cowboy boots. My sister the cop looked like someone who’d have no trouble wrestling a steer to the ground. ” “You certainly seemed deep in thought. ” I was changing the subject without her knowing it.

On I-80 East on their way home, they stopped late in the afternoon in Sogobia to find a motel. When they saw the large sign at the edge of town advertising The Black Cat B&B, they decided to check it out. They still felt like celebrating, and a bed-andbreakfast would be more festive than a motel. They were surprised to find that The Black Cat B&B was surrounded by a high chain-link fence with a security gate at the entrance. But it looked ideal: a large Victorian building on a sprawling lot within walking distance of the Sogobia River, surrounded by shade trees to temper the heat coming off the Nevada desert.

He’s only the screenwriter, Sally. ” 47 CHARLES DEEMER / DEAD BODY IN A SMALL ROOM 5 I’d brought my Remington portable typewriter with me from Hollywood. It was still in its case in the closet. On Thursday morning I made a gigantic gesture toward starting a new future and took it out, setting it up on one end of the small table off the kitchen. For a long time I sat in front of it, as if trying to get used to the idea that this was my new writing space instead of the office I’d rented at Columbia, that I could work at home and write books and be my own boss.

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