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Blackout

A Novel

by Marc Elsberg

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"Fast, tense, thrilling — and timely: this will happen one day. Highly recommended." —Lee Child, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series

This is no accident.
This is no act of God.
This is Blackout.

A terrifyingly plausible million-copy selling debut disaster thriller.

When the lights go out one night, no one panics. Not yet. The lights always come back on soon, don't they? Surely it's a glitch, a storm, a malfunction. But something seems strange about this night. Across Europe, controllers watch in disbelief as electrical grids collapse. There is no power, anywhere.
A former hacker and activist, Piero investigates a possible cause of the disaster. The authorities don't believe him, and he soon becomes a prime suspect himself. With the United States now also at risk, Piero goes on the run with Lauren Shannon, a young American CNN reporter based in Paris, desperate to uncover who is behind the attacks. After all, the power doesn't just keep the lights on—it keeps us alive.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Sourcebooks
Imprint:
Sourcebooks Landmark
Publication Date:
2017
Available in:
United States, Canada, Egypt

Format

  • Kindle Book
  • OverDrive Read 0.9 MB
  • Adobe PDF eBook 16.1 MB
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 0.9 MB
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