Vanished (Google eBook)

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Macmillan, Aug 18, 2009 - Fiction - 400 pages
28 Reviews

Nick Heller is tough, smart, and stubborn.  And in his line of work, it's essential.  Trained in the Special Forces, Nick is a high-powered intelligence investigator--exposing secrets that powerful people would rather keep hidden.  He's a guy you don't want to mess with.  He's also the man you call when you need a problem fixed.

Desperate, with nowhere else to run, Nick's nephew, Gabe makes that call one night.  After being attacked in Georgetown, his mother, Lauren, lies in a coma, and his step-dad, Roger, Nick's brother, has vanished without a trace.

Nick and Roger have been on the outs since the arrest, trial, and conviction of their father, the notorious "fugitive financier," Victor Heller.  Where Nick strayed from the path, Roger followed their father's footsteps into the corporate world.  Now, as Nick searches for his brother, he's on a collision course with one of the most powerful corporations in the world--and they will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.


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Review: Vanished (Nick Heller #1)

User Review  - Denise - Goodreads

The story opens with a couple leaving a restaurant on a dark and rainy night. He discovers he has left his keys at the restaurant and he goes back leaving her waiting. Suddenly she is attacked and as ... Read full review

Review: Vanished (Nick Heller #1)

User Review  - Carol - Goodreads

Not a bad read even though it is completely different than my normal reading preferences. I was definitely not expecting the ending. Glad it was suggested for the club's group read. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

JOSEPH FINDER is the author of several critically acclaimed, bestselling thrillers including Power Play and Killer Instinct. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

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