The October List

by Jeffery Deaver Fiction

  • US & Canada Grand Central Publishing (October 2013, Ed. Mitch Hoffman, 320 pages)
  • UK & Comm Hodder (Ed. Carolyn Mays)

Gabrielle is sitting in an apartment in Manhattan, watching the clock. Her daughter has been kidnapped; she’s shot and killed a man; she is trying to evade the police and negotiate with the kidnapper - a stone-cold killer. He wants the October List, and he wants money. The doorbell rings…

That is the end of Gabrielle’s story, and the first chapter of this extraordinary novel by the world’s best thriller writer Jeffery Deaver. The next chapter is the scene which came before, and what follows is the what happened before that. Deaver’s breathtakingly clever new thriller is guaranteed to keep you gripped to the final page – where you find out the beginning…
The October List