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Potboiler [electronic Resource]

By Jesse Kellerman

An Edgar(R) Award Nominee for Best Novel



Jesse Kellerman—the international bestselling author of The Executor and The Genius—brings his prodigious talent to bear on a topic he knows well in this hilarious and surprising spin on the modern blockbuster thriller novel.





Missing for months after a tragic boating accident, William de Vallée, the superstar thriller writer, is pronounced dead. His oldest friend, Arthur Pfefferkorn, receives the news with an unsettling mix of grief and envy. A middle-aged college professor with long-dead literary aspirations, Pfefferkorn can’t help but feel outshone by his friend’s success—especially since he married the woman Pfefferkorn loved.





But now Bill is gone, and Pfefferkorn is there to comfort Carlotta in her time of grief. Reconnecting with de Vallée’s widow makes more than one of his dreams come true . . . until it plunges him into a shadowy world of intrigue and double crosses, where no one can be trusted—and nothing can be taken seriously.

Format: Ebook
Author: Kellerman, Jesse
Summary: Arthur Pfefferkorn is a has-been, or perhaps a never-was: a middle-aged college professor with long-dead literary aspirations. When his oldest friend, bestselling thriller writer William de Valle e, is lost at sea, Pfefferkorn is torn between envy and grief, for de Valle e not only outshone Pfefferkorn professionally, but married the woman Pfefferkorn loved. Pfefferkorn's decision to reconnect with de Valle e's widow sets in motion a surreal chain of events, plunging him into a shadowy realm of double crosses and intrigue, a world where no one can be trusted--and nothing can be taken seriously.
Title: Potboiler [electronic resource] / Jesse Kellerman.
Publisher Date: [S.l.] : Penguin Group US, 2012.
Subject: Mystery & Detective Suspense.
Website: 3M Cloud Library http://ebook.3m.com/library/RichlandLibrary-document_id-ug5dg9 Click here to check out and download.
Isbn: 9781101578957 1101578955
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Format: Ebook
Author: Kellerman, Jesse
Summary: Arthur Pfefferkorn is a has-been, or perhaps a never-was: a middle-aged college professor with long-dead literary aspirations. When his oldest friend, bestselling thriller writer William de Valle e, is lost at sea, Pfefferkorn is torn between envy and grief, for de Valle e not only outshone Pfefferkorn professionally, but married the woman Pfefferkorn loved. Pfefferkorn's decision to reconnect with de Valle e's widow sets in motion a surreal chain of events, plunging him into a shadowy realm of double crosses and intrigue, a world where no one can be trusted--and nothing can be taken seriously.
Title: Potboiler [electronic resource] / Jesse Kellerman.
Publisher, Date: [S.l.] : Penguin Group US, 2012.
Description: 1 online resource (400 p.)
Subjects: Mystery & Detective
Subjects: Suspense.
Genre: Electronic books.
Web Site: 3M Cloud Library http://ebook.3m.com/library/RichlandLibrary-document_id-ug5dg9 Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: 3M Cloud Library http://ebook.3m.com/library/RichlandLibrary-document_id-ug5dg9 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9781101578957
ISBN: 1101578955
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