Sports agent Myron Bolitar is poised on the edge of the big time. So is Christian Steele, a rookie quarterback and Myron's prized client. But when Christian gets a phone call from a former girlfriend, a woman who everyone, including the police, believes is dead, the deal starts to go sour. ... show more
Sports agent Myron Bolitar is poised on the edge of the big time. So is Christian Steele, a rookie quarterback and Myron's prized client. But when Christian gets a phone call from a former girlfriend, a woman who everyone, including the police, believes is dead, the deal starts to go sour. Trying to unravel the truth about a family's tragedy, a woman's secret, and a man's lies, Myron is up against the dark side of his business—where image and talent make you rich, but the truth can get you killed.In novels that crackle with wit and suspense, Edgar Award winner Harlan Coben has created one of the most fascinating and complex heroes in suspense fiction—Myron Bolitar—a hotheaded, tenderhearted sports agent who grows more and more engaging and unpredictable with each page-turning appearance.
Format: mass market paperback
Publish date: May 1st 1995
Pages no: 343
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Mystery Thriller
, Sports And Games
Series: Myron Bolitar (#1)
I understand what other people like about this novel. It just wasn't my taste.I really liked Myron Bolitar. He's hilarious. In fact, many of the colourful characters were likeable. But for whatever reason, I couldn't get sucked in. I tried. This novel was recommended to me on two separate occasions,...
3/10 - SŁABA Odradzam czytanie Cobena jednego po drugim. Wszystko zaczyna się zlewać, powtarzać... Zupełnie jakby wszystkie jego książki pisane były na jedno kopyto. Szkoda.
I enjoyed this first Myron Bolitar mystery. Bolitar is the kind of competent, smart-mouthed character that I like as the hero of a mystery. I have rather more mixed feelings about his partner Win who seems to me a little amoral or sociopathic for my taste. Bolitar is a sports agent negotiating a con...
Basketball star, turned FBI Agent, turned Lawyer, turned Sports Agent. Myron Bolitar is a man of many faces.After a terrible injury put an end to his basketball career before it started he tried different things. Now a small time sports agent, he's looking for the next big thing that will make his...