The Resource The Paris diversion : a novel, Chris Pavone

The Paris diversion : a novel, Chris Pavone

Label
The Paris diversion : a novel
Title
The Paris diversion
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Chris Pavone
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Author
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kate Moore is back in a pulse-pounding thriller to discover that a massive terror attack across Paris is not what it seems -- and that it involves her family. American expat Kate Moore drops her kids at the international school, makes her shopping rounds, and meets her husband Dexter at their regular café: a leisurely start to a normal day, St-Germain-des-Prés. Across the Seine, tech CEO Hunter Forsyth stands on his balcony, perplexed that his police escort just departed, and frustrated that his cell service has cut out; Hunter has important calls to make, not all of them technically legal. And on the nearby rue de Rivoli, Mahmoud Khalid climbs out of an electrician's van, and elbows his way into the crowded courtyard of the world's largest museum, in the epicenter of Western civilization. He sets down his metal briefcase, and removes his windbreaker. That's when people start to scream. Everyone has big plans for the day. Dexter is going to make a small fortune, finally digging himself out of a deep financial hole, via an extremely risky investment. Hunter is going to make a huge fortune, with a major corporate acquisition that will send his company's stock soaring. Kate has less ambitious plans: preparations for tonight's dinner party -- one of those homemaker obligations she still hasn't embraced, even after a half-decade of this life -- and an uneventful workday at the Paris Substation, the clandestine cadre of operatives that she's been running, not entirely successfully, increasingly convinced that every day could be the last of her career. But every day is also a fresh chance to prove her own relevance, never more so than during today's momentous events. And Mahmoud? He is planning to die today. And he won't be the only one
Member of
Summary
Kate Moore partners with a French agent to investigate a bombing threat in Paris, a race against time that is complicated by her husband's missing nemesis and a suspicious absence of orders from Langley
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Loan Stars Favourites, 2019
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10766911
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pavone, Chris
Dewey number
813/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Kate Moore novels
Series volume
0002
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bomb threats
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
The Paris diversion : a novel, Chris Pavone
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
549 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984846778
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
large print
Label
The Paris diversion : a novel, Chris Pavone
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
549 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984846778
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
large print

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