Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Roger hobbs was the youngestever winner of the cwa ian fleming steel dagger award and is a recipient of the strand critics award for best first novel and the maltese falcon prize. Ghostman jack white novels book 1 and millions of other books are available for instant. She calls in a fixer known as the ghostman, who has no real name, no address, and no fingerprintsgiven the right motivation, he can make serious problems. Ghostman ebook by roger hobbs 9781448167043 rakuten kobo. Ghostman by roger hobbs book video trailer youtube. Jul 30, 20 roger hobbs graduated from reed college in portland, oregon in 2011, where he majored in english. The plot of this book is like a typical jason statham movie. Born in 1988, hobbs graduated from reed college in portland. From the department of unintended consequences comes a lawsuit against warner bros. Roger hobbs was the author of ghostman and vanishing games. Unlike the authors mentioned, hobbs character is completely on the wrong side of the law.
Ghostman by roger hobbs 20, cd, unabridged for sale. The tone is as fits the noir genre, dark but with a hint of irony and a dash of romantic glow. Written by roger hobbs, audiobook narrated by jake weber. Ghostman jack white novels book 1 kindle edition by hobbs, roger. In 2011, hobbs sold the adaptation rights to his crime fiction ghostman to warner brothers. Also in 2011, he sold the adaption rights to his crime fiction ghostman to warner brothers. Click download or read online button to get ghostman book now.
Stunningly dark, hugely intelligent and thoroughly addictive, ghostman announces the arrival of an exciting and highly di. Jul 17, 2014 roger hobbs lived in seattle, washington after graduating in 2011 from reed college. Vanishing games is its sequel, which he started writing while living in china. Ghostman ebook by roger hobbs 9780307959973 rakuten kobo.
Surely a new star is born in roger hobbs among american thriller writers. Ghostman jack white novels book 1 kindle edition by hobbs. Hobbs graduated in 2011 from reed college in portland, oregon, where he studied ancient languages, film noir, and literary theory. His first book, ghostman, was written during the summer between his junior and senior years at reed. Ghostman, by roger hobbs, and more the new york times. The richmond timesdispatch roger hobbs s ghostman, the best thriller i listened to this year, is fastpaced, darkedhued and complex. Ghostman jack white novels book 1 kindle edition by. Aug 14, 20 author roger hobbs says that criminalityand how commonplace it is in our everyday livesfeeds into the dark moral universe of ghostman. Ghostman book johnson county library bibliocommons. Signin to download and listen to this audiobook today. Ghostman was his debut novel and was published in twentythree countries around the world.
Hobbs was still a senior at reed college when he finished the first draft of ghostman. In a daring operation, two crooksforhire rob an atlantic city cazino. The gritty, riveting, highly anticipated sequel to the national and international best seller ghostman, by the critically acclaimed and awardwinning roger hobbs. He has worked as a radio host, a rifle range instructor, a notetaker and a security guard. The title character of roger hobbss ghostman is a career criminal named jack whos helped many bank robbers escape over the years. Born in 1988, hobbs graduated from reed college more about roger hobbs. The manuscript was sent off on the day he graduated. Ghostman jack white, book 1 by roger hobbs fantastic fiction.
But their heist goes horribly wrong, and only one of them makes it out alive. Ghostman is an interesting, fast paced first book for hobbs. Ghostman is fastpaced, original, and strongly characterised. Hes a career criminal who lives completely off the grid and helps others disappear, too. Roger hobbs june 10, 1988 november 14, 2016 was an american writer. It is beautifully written, fastpaced, action packed and exciting. Ghostman jack white novels book 1 kindle edition by roger. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading ghostman jack white novels book 1. When i saw ghostman in random houses reading list, i was delighted. Jack delton, the hero of this noveland, presumably, more to comeis a ghostman, an expert at disappearing and helping others disappear. From its riveting opening pages, ghostman effortlessly pulls the reader into jacks refined and peculiar worldand the sophisticated shadowboxing grows ever more intense as he moves, hour by hour, toward a constantly reimprovised solution. With a quicksilver plot, gripping prose and masterly expertise, roger hobbs has given us a novel that.
Ghostman isbn 9780307959966 pdf epub roger hobbs ebook. Feb 11, 20 the title character of roger hobbss ghostman is a career criminal named jack whos helped many bank robbers escape over the years and is an expert in the business of disappearing. Im very good at what i do, says jack delton not his name, but. Ghostman downloadable audiobook pima county public. Ghostman is a real piece of workwithout question, the strongest crimefiction debut ive read in a long time. When a casino robbery in atlantic city goes horribly awry, the man who orchestrated it is obliged to call in a favor from someone whos occasionally called jack. Ghostman by roger hobbs overdrive rakuten overdrive.902 754 1165 315 860 501 1492 312 399 4 252 684 447 306 1289 1474 528 382 374 804 252 259 27 871 991 713 728 738 627 416 765 770