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The Fear Index

(2011)
A novel by

 
A chilling contemporary thriller from Robert Harris set in the competitive world of high finance.

Dr Max Hoffman is a legend. A physicist once employed on the Large Hadron Collider, he now uses a revolutionary and highly secret system of computer algorithms to trade on the world's financial markets. None of his rivals is sure how he does it, but somehow Hoffman's hedge fund -- built around the standard measure of market volatility: the VIX or "Fear Index" -- generates astonishing returns for his investors.

Late one night, in his house beside Lake Geneva, an intruder disturbs Hoffman and his wife while they are asleep. This terrifying moment is the start of Robert Harris's new novel -- a story just as compelling and timely as his most recent contemporary thriller, The Ghost. Over the next 48 hours, as the markets edge towards another great crash, Hoffman's world disintegrates. But who is trying to destroy him?

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Hardback Editions

May 2012 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-4458-8976-5 / 978-1-4458-8976-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Windsor
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March 2012 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index (Center Point Platinum Mystery (Large Print))
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-61173-326-X / 978-1-61173-326-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Center Point
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January 2012 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-307-95793-4 / 978-0-307-95793-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Knopf
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September 2011 : UK Hardback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-09-193696-9 / 978-0-09-193696-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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Paperback Editions

May 2012 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-09-955326-0 / 978-0-09-955326-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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November 2012 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-4458-8977-3 / 978-1-4458-8977-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Paragon
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August 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-307-94811-0 / 978-0-307-94811-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Vintage
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April 2012 : UK Mass Market Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-09-955327-9 / 978-0-09-955327-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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March 2012 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-09-193698-5 / 978-0-09-193698-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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September 2011 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-09-193697-7 / 978-0-09-193697-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hutchinson
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Audio Editions

January 2012 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: Fear Index, the (Lib)(CD)
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-449-00875-4 / 978-0-449-00875-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape
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January 2012 : USA Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 0-449-00873-8 / 978-0-449-00873-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
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January 2012 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Random House Audio
Availability: Amazon   

January 2012 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-4450-1836-5 / 978-1-4450-1836-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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January 2012 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-4450-1837-3 / 978-1-4450-1837-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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January 2012 : UK MP3 CD
Title: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-4450-1838-1 / 978-1-4450-1838-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
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September 2011 : UK Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
ISBN: 1-84657-324-6 / 978-1-84657-324-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Audiobooks
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September 2011 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon   

September 2011 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon   

September 2011 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

September 2011 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Random House AudioBooks
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

January 2012 : USA Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Vintage
Availability: Amazon   

September 2011 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Fear Index
Author(s): Robert Harris
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
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