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The Blinds

(2017)
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"The Blinds is brilliantly original. Fast-paced, ranging, and inventive, Adam Sternbergh’s restless imagination once again conjures characters and scenarios with heartbreaking insight, peril, and startling stakes. Readers take heed; this is a hell of a ride."
Smith Henderson


"Adam Sternbergh tops my list of drop-everything-and-read novelists. With hints of Charles Willeford and Philip K. Dick, and rendered with achingly beautiful prose, The Blinds plucks the strings of Sternbergh’s favored themes-identity, loss, meta-reality-creating a symphony of noirish grit and improbable grace."
Gregg Hurwitz


"Adam Sternbergh is a genre-bender of the highest caliber. Part thriller, part Western, part pulpy whodunit, The Blinds is a propulsive and meaningful meditation on redemption and loss. It’s witty, electrifying, vivid, and thoroughly original."
Dennis Lehane


Imagine a place populated by criminals - people plucked from their lives, with their memories altered, who've been granted new identities and a second chance. Welcome to The Blinds, a dusty town in rural Texas populated by misfits who don't know if they've perpetrated a crime or just witnessed one. All they do know is that they opted into the programme and that if they try to leave, they will end up dead.

For eight years, Sheriff Calvin Cooper has kept an uneasy peace - but after a suicide and a murder in quick succession, the town's residents revolt. Cooper has his own secrets to protect, so when his new deputy starts digging, he needs to keep one step ahead of her - and the mysterious outsiders who threaten to tear the whole place down. The more he learns, the more the hard truth is revealed: The Blinds is no sleepy hideaway, it's simmering with violence and deception, heartbreak and betrayal, and it's fit to burst.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Used availability for Adam Sternbergh's The Blinds


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Hardback Editions

August 2017 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Blinds: A Novel
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 0-06-266134-5 / 978-0-06-266134-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ecco
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

February 2018 : UK Paperback
Title: The Blinds
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 0-571-34129-2 / 978-0-571-34129-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Availability: Amazon UK   

Audio Editions

August 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Blinds
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 1-5384-1603-4 / 978-1-5384-1603-7
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Blinds: A Novel
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 1-5384-1601-8 / 978-1-5384-1601-3
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2017 : Audio CD
thumbTitle: The Blinds: Library Edition
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
ISBN: 1-5384-1602-6 / 978-1-5384-1602-0
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2017 : USA Audio edition
thumbTitle: The Blinds: A Novel
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
Publisher: Harper Audio
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

August 2017 : UK Kindle edition
Title: The Blinds
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Availability: Amazon UK   

August 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Blinds
Author(s): Adam Sternbergh
Publisher: Ecco
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


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