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The Professionals

(2012)
(The first book in the Stevens and Windermere series)
A novel by

 
Awards
Anthony Awards Best First Novel (nominee)

"Really terrific - characters that live and breathe, and chills aplenty."
Lee Child


Four friends, recent college graduates, caught in a terrible job market, joke about turning to kidnapping to survive. And then, suddenly, it's no joke. For two years, the strategy they devise-quick, efficient, low risk-works like a charm. Until they kidnap the wrong man.

Now two groups they've very much wanted to avoid are after them-the law, in the form of veteran state investigator Kirk Stevens and hotshot young FBI agent Carla Windermere, and an organized-crime outfit looking for payback. As they all crisscross the country in deadly pursuit and a series of increasingly explosive confrontations, each of them is ultimately forced to recognize the truth: The true professionals, cop or criminal, are those who are willing to sacrifice . . . everything.

A finger-burning page-turner, filled with twists, surprises, and memorably complex characters, The Professionals marks the arrival of a remarkable new writer.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play
 
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Used availability for Owen Laukkanen's The Professionals


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Hardback Editions

March 2012 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Professionals (A Stevens and Windermere Novel)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 0-399-15789-1 / 978-0-399-15789-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Putnam Adult
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

April 2012 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Professionals (Thorndike Core)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 1-4104-4692-1 / 978-1-4104-4692-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

July 2014 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Professionals (Stevens & Windermere)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 1-78239-366-8 / 978-1-78239-366-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Corvus
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

October 2012 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: The Professionals (A Stevens and Windermere Novel)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 0-425-25049-0 / 978-0-425-25049-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

November 2014 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 1-78433-175-9 / 978-1-78433-175-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 2014 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing
Availability: Amazon   

September 2014 : UK Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing
Availability: Amazon UK   

September 2014 : UK Audio CD
Title: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 1-78433-006-X / 978-1-78433-006-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Oakhill Publishing Limited
Availability: Amazon UK   

March 2012 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
Publisher: Penguin Audio
Availability: Amazon   

2012 : USA Audio CD
Title: The Professionals
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
ISBN: 1-4640-0403-X / 978-1-4640-0403-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Recorded Books
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

October 2013 : UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Professionals (Stevens & Windermere Book 1)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
Publisher: Corvus
Availability: Amazon UK   

March 2012 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Professionals (A Stevens And Windermere Book 1)
Author(s): Owen Laukkanen
Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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