End of Story by Peter Abrahams
A Novel of Suspense

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Synopsis

Aspiring author Ivy Seidel accepts a part-time position teaching writing to a group of convicted criminals hoping the experience will add depth and darkness to her own work.

But in the haunting writings of charismatic inmate Vance Harrow she discovers a talent possibly greater than her own. And in the startling, disturbing stories Harrow has to tell, Ivy finds a dangerous new purpose—and a terrifying temptation that lures her into an inescapable world of shadows.

 

About Peter Abrahams

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Peter Abrahams (www.peterabrahams.com) has written many books for kids, adults, and teens. Down the Rabbit Hole, the first book in his New York Times bestselling Echo Falls series, won an Agatha Award and was an Edgar Award nominee, and his novel Reality Check won the 2010 Edgar Award for best young adult mystery novel. He is also the author of the New York Times bestselling Chet & Bernie mysteries under the pen name Spencer Quinn. Peter lives in Falmouth, Massachusetts.
 
Published October 13, 2009 by HarperCollins e-books. 366 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Fiction

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Studded with alarmingly precise renderings of explosive violence and pop-culture references ranging from Adam Sandler flicks to the Harvard Crimson to Wal-Mart nametags, the story reads like up-to-the-minute Ross MacDonald, Abraham’s idol and the presiding eminence of brainy crime fare.

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Abrahams (Oblivion ) solidifies his reputation as one of the best contemporary thriller writers around with this psychologically deep page-turner evoking the classic noir of Cornell Woolrich.

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Book Reporter

In his new novel, END OF STORY, Peter Abrahams opens with his main character, a struggling writer named Ivy Seidel.

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Bookmarks Magazine

Examining questions well beyond the conventional whodunit, End of Story is a riveting, clever examination of prison life, the writing life, the gossamer boundaries between truth and fiction, and the psychological link between writers and their material.

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