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Harkaway, Nick.

Summary: From the award-winning author of Angelmaker and The Gone-Away World: a novel at once deeply heartfelt and headlong thrilling-about parenthood, friendship, and secret identities, about heroes of both the super and the everyday kind.Exhausted by a hard tour of duty in Afghanistan, Sergeant Lester Ferris is sent to occupy the largely ceremonial post of British consul in Mancreu. This larcenous...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Harkaway, Nick

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Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Contemporaries 2008

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Harkaway, Nick

Summary: Avoiding the lifestyle of his late gangster father by working as a clock repairman, Joe Spork fixes an unusual device that turns out to be a former secret agent's doomsday machine and incurs the wrath of the government and a diabolical South Asian dictator.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2012

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Harkaway, Nick

Summary: Assigned to a ceremonial post in Mancreu, British consul and Afghanistan war veteran Lester Ferris is compelled to disregard widespread underworld activities while bonding with a comic-addicted youth who relies on him for help during a violent uprising.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

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Harkaway, Nick.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2008

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Harkaway, Nick

Summary: "From the widely acclaimed author of The Gone-Away World and Tigerman, a virtuosic new novel and his most ambitious book yet--equal parts dark comedy, gripping detective story, and mind-bending philosophical puzzle--set in a not-too-distant-future, high-tech surveillance state. In the world of Gnomon, citizens are ceaselessly observed and democracy has reached a pinnacle of "transparency." When...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

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Harkaway, Nick.

Summary: From the author of the international best seller The Gone-Away World --a new riveting action spy thriller, blistering gangster noir, and howling absurdist comedy: a propulsively entertaining tale about a mobster's son and a retired secret agent who team up to save the world. Joe Spork repairs clocks, a far cry from his late father, a flashy London gangster. But when Joe fixes one...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012

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