The Unknown Terrorist

The Unknown Terrorist

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Baker & Taylor
After spending the night with an attractive stranger, Gina Davies awakens to find her lover missing and to discover that she has become the prime suspect in an investigation into an attempted terrorist attack involving a trio of unexploded bombs at a stadium.

Perseus Publishing
From the internationally acclaimed author of Gould’s Book of Fish comes an astonishing new novel, a riveting portrayal of a society driven by fear. What would you do if you turned on the television and saw you were the most wanted terrorist in the country? Gina Davies is about to find out when, after a night spent with an attractive stranger, she becomes a prime suspect in the investigation of an attempted terrorist attack. In The Unknown Terrorist , one of the most brilliant writers working in the English language today turns his attention to the most timely of subjects ? what our leaders tell us about the threats against us, and how we cope with living in fear. Chilling, impossible to put down, and all too familiar, The Unknown Terrorist is a relentless tour de force that paints a devastating picture of a contemporary society gone haywire, where the ceaseless drumbeat of terror alert levels, newsbreaks, and fear of the unknown pushes a nation ever closer to the breaking point.


Publisher Group West
From the internationally acclaimed author of Gould’s Book of Fish comes an astonishing new novel, a riveting portrayal of a society driven by fear. What would you do if you turned on the television and saw you were the most wanted terrorist in the country? Gina Davies is about to find out when, after a night spent with an attractive stranger, she becomes a prime suspect in the investigation of an attempted terrorist attack. In The Unknown Terrorist, one of the most brilliant writers working in the English language today turns his attention to the most timely of subjects — what our leaders tell us about the threats against us, and how we cope with living in fear. Chilling, impossible to put down, and all too familiar, The Unknown Terrorist is a relentless tour de force that paints a devastating picture of a contemporary society gone haywire, where the ceaseless drumbeat of terror alert levels, newsbreaks, and fear of the unknown pushes a nation ever closer to the breaking point.


Blackwell North Amer
What would you do if you turned on the television and saw you were the most wanted terrorist in the country?
Gina Davies is about to find out. After spending a night with an attractive stranger, she has become a prime suspect in the investigation of an attempted terrorist attack. When police find three unexploded bombs at a stadium and her enigmatic lover goes missing, Davies spends five days on the run and witnesses every truth of her life twisted into a betrayal. The Unknown Terrorist is a relentless tour de force that paints a devastating picture of a contemporary society gone haywire, where the ceaseless drumbeat of terror-alert levels, newsbreaks, and fear of the unknown pushes one nation ever closer to the breaking point.

Baker
& Taylor

After spending the night with an attractive stranger, Gina Davis awakens to find her lover missing and to discover that she has become the prime suspect in an investigation into an attempted terrorist attack involving a trio of unexploded bombs at a stadium. By the author of Gould's Book of Fish. 50,000 first printing.

Publisher: New York : Grove Press, c2006
ISBN: 9780802118516
0802118518
Characteristics: 325 p. ; 24 cm

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