Nora Michaelson and her eleven-year-old son, Jason. are going through a difficult adjustment to life after the accidental death of Jason's father. at a time when the family's small business was failing. The loss of Jack Michaelson has left his wife and son nearly destitute. It has also placed their lives in jeopardy. This is a story of terror, and resourcefulness in the face of terror, from a master storyteller.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
"A white knuekle ride, a thriller that sets its book on page one".
-- Richmond Times -- Dispatch
"Pulse-racing suspense...Bausch has long been one of the most expert and substantial of our writers."-- "Boston Globe""Powerful...penetrating...a darkly brilliant thriller." -- "People""Wry and exacting . . . a brutal and relentless thriller."-- "New York Times Book Review""As taut as a headstay in a gale."-- "Men's Journal""A white-knuckle ride, a thriller that sets its hook on page one."-- "Richmond Times-Dispatch"
Richard Bausch is the author of nine other novels and seven volumes of short stories. His work has appeared in the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, Playboy, GQ, Harper's Magazine, and other publications, and has been featured in numerous best-of collections, including the O. Henry Awards' Best American Short Stories and New Stories from the South. In 2004 he won the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in the Short Story.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Harper Perennial 1999-05-19, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. HarperPerennial ed. 0060930306 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0060930306
Book Description Harper Perennial, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0060930306
Book Description Harper Perennial, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110060930306
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800609303011.0
Book Description Harper Perennial. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0060930306 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0017392