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Author: Adam Sternbergh
Publisher: London : Headline, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spademan used to be a garbage man. That was before the dirty bomb hit Times Square, before his wife was killed, before New York became a burnt-out shell. Now the wealthy spend their days tapped into virtual reality; the rest have to fend for themselves in the streets. So he became a hit man. He doesn't ask questions, he works quickly, and he's handy with a box-cutter. When he's hired to kill the daughter of a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Dystopias
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 9781472214676 1472214676 9781472214690 1472214692
OCLC Number: 862092375
Description: 243 pages ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: Adam Sternbergh.

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In this hard-boiled dystopian thriller, Spademan talks like Marlowe, handles a blade like Dexter, roams the streets like Reacher, and has a style all his own.  Read more...

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Hardboiled as f*** with writing as fierce and sharp as a paper-cut -- Lauren Beukes, author of The Shining Girls Savage future noir that crackles with deadpan wit -- Nick Harkaway, author of The Read more...

 
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