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Shovel ready : a novel

Author: Adam Sternbergh
Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
Working as a hit man on the ravaged streets of New York City after a dirty bomb is unleashed on Times Square, Spademan takes an assignment to kill the daughter of a powerful evangelist only to discover that his mark holds a shocking secret and that his client hides a more sinister agenda.

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Genre/Form: Dystopian fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 9780385348997 0385348991 9780385349017 0385349017 9781472214676 1472214676
OCLC Number: 841227455
Description: 243 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Adam Sternbergh.


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 <i>The Shining Girls Savage future noir that crackles with deadpan wit -- Nick Harkaway, author of Read more...

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