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Publisher Comments:

#1 New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson begins an electrifying new thriller series.

After a Chinese national working for an American-owned construction company is kidnapped in Shanghai, Rutherford Riskandmdash;a hostage rescue firmandmdash;is called in. But in China, private investigation is illegal, and operating within its borders will be difficult.

For the job, the company recruits two outsiders: Grace Chu, a refined forensic expert, to follow the moneyandmdash;and John Knox, a hard charger who is experienced in both combat and the street culture of Shanghai. But following the money leads to more complex and hazardous consequences than either anticipated. Who is behind the kidnapping? What are their true motives? And more important, can Knox and Grace save the hostages before the deadline?

Synopsis:

The #1 bestselling author returns with a completely new setting Sun Valley, Idaho and a heart-stopping story in which a local sheriff struggles to protect a controversial politician from the elegant plan of a hired assassin.

Synopsis:

The first in a new series for "New York Times"-bestselling author Pearson, "Killer Weekend" pits rural Sheriff Walt Fleming against threats political and corporeal, as madness erupts in Sun Valley, Idaho, when a local attorney announces her candidacy for president. Now available in a tall Premium Edition.

Synopsis:

#1 New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson begins an electrifying new thriller series.

After a Chinese national working for an American-owned construction company is kidnapped in Shanghai, Rutherford Riskandmdash;a hostage rescue firmandmdash;is called in. But in China, private investigation is illegal, and operating within its borders will be difficult.

For the job, the company recruits two outsiders: Grace Chu, a refined forensic expert, to follow the moneyandmdash;and John Knox, a hard charger who is experienced in both combat and the street culture of Shanghai. But following the money leads to more complex and hazardous consequences than either anticipated. Who is behind the kidnapping? What are their true motives? And more important, can Knox and Grace save the hostages before the deadline?

Synopsis:

THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER THAT?LL LEAVE READERS BREATHLESS.

Controversial New York State Attorney General Liz Shaler is announcing her candidacy for president at a high-profile convergence of media heavy-hitters. Also in attendance is an assassin with a brilliant and foolproof plan.

About the Author

Ridley Pearson is the author of more than twenty novels, including the New York Times bestseller Killer Weekend; the Lou Boldt crime series; and many books for young readers, including the award-winning children's novels Peter and the Starcatchers, Peter and the Shadow Thieves, and Peter and the Secret of Rundoon, which he cowrote with Dave Barry. Pearson lives with his wife and two daughters, dividing their time between Missouri and Idaho.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780515144796
Author:
Pearson, Ridley
Publisher:
Jove Books
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Suspense
Subject:
Assassins
Subject:
Sheriffs
Subject:
Suspense fiction
Subject:
Mystery-A to Z
Subject:
Thrillers
Copyright:
Edition Description:
MM Picture Book
Series:
Walt Fleming Novel
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
20080731
Binding:
MASS MARKET
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
includes a teaser
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.58x4.27x1.02 in. .55 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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Product details 384 pages Jove Books - English 9780515144796 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , The #1 bestselling author returns with a completely new setting Sun Valley, Idaho and a heart-stopping story in which a local sheriff struggles to protect a controversial politician from the elegant plan of a hired assassin.
"Synopsis" by , The first in a new series for "New York Times"-bestselling author Pearson, "Killer Weekend" pits rural Sheriff Walt Fleming against threats political and corporeal, as madness erupts in Sun Valley, Idaho, when a local attorney announces her candidacy for president. Now available in a tall Premium Edition.
"Synopsis" by ,
#1 New York Times bestselling author Ridley Pearson begins an electrifying new thriller series.

After a Chinese national working for an American-owned construction company is kidnapped in Shanghai, Rutherford Riskandmdash;a hostage rescue firmandmdash;is called in. But in China, private investigation is illegal, and operating within its borders will be difficult.

For the job, the company recruits two outsiders: Grace Chu, a refined forensic expert, to follow the moneyandmdash;and John Knox, a hard charger who is experienced in both combat and the street culture of Shanghai. But following the money leads to more complex and hazardous consequences than either anticipated. Who is behind the kidnapping? What are their true motives? And more important, can Knox and Grace save the hostages before the deadline?

"Synopsis" by ,
THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER THAT?LL LEAVE READERS BREATHLESS.

Controversial New York State Attorney General Liz Shaler is announcing her candidacy for president at a high-profile convergence of media heavy-hitters. Also in attendance is an assassin with a brilliant and foolproof plan.

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