By David Goodwillie
Aidan Cole and his buddies 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, conversing of scoops and web page perspectives, sexual adventures and new eating places. after which, abruptly, a bomb rips via a abandoned midtown place of work tower, and Aidans existence isn't an analogous.
Four days later, without arrests and a urban on part, an nameless email arrives in Aidans inbox. connected is the picture of a pretty younger white lady, besides a chilling message: this can be Paige Roderick. Shes the single liable.
An dazzling debut novel, American Subversive is a really exciting mystery (NewYorker.com) in addition to an exploration of what motivates radicalism in an age of disillusion
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