American Subversive: A Novel by David Goodwillie

By David Goodwillie

Aidan Cole and his neighbors are a band of savvyif cynicalNew York reporters and bloggers, thriving on the intersection of media and big name. They meet at loft events and dive bars, speaking of scoops and web page perspectives, sexual adventures and new eating places. after which, all at once, a bomb rips via a abandoned midtown place of work tower, and Aidans lifestyles just isn't a similar.

Four days later, without arrests and a urban on aspect, an nameless e mail arrives in Aidans inbox. connected is the picture of a beautiful younger white girl, in addition to a chilling message: this can be Paige Roderick. Shes the single liable.

An stunning debut novel, American Subversive is a certainly exciting mystery (NewYorker.com) in addition to an exploration of what motivates radicalism in an age of disillusion
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