Chris Pavone’s Debut Spy Thriller The Expats

Check out the buzz around Chris Pavone's debut thriller.


Chris Pavone’s debut spy thriller The Expats has been compared to the early works of Ken Follett, Frederick Forsyth, Robert Ludlum, and John le Carre.

Some of the biggest names in thrillers are rallying behind Pavone’s remarkable first novel. Patricia Cornwell thinks you won’t soon forget the “powerful female protagonist.” John Grisham says The Expats is “smart, clever suspense, skillfully plotted.” John Connolly believes it’s “one of the most accomplished debuts of recent years.”

The Expats is getting starred early reviews across the board, and we’re so excited to share it with you before it hits the shelves on March 6, 2012. Be among the very first readers to discover a powerful new voice in thriller/suspense!

Check out an excerpt here: The Expats by Chris Pavone

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CHRIS PAVONE grew up in Brooklyn and graduated from Cornell. For nearly two decades he was a book editor and ghostwriter; he is also the author of The Wine Log. Chris and his family have lived in Luxembourg, but recently returned to New York City. The Expats is his first novel.  

About Kira Walton

KIRA WALTON has been stalking books all her life as a college English teacher, bookseller, book club consultant, author, and editor.

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