I Am Pilgrim: A Thriller

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Simon and Schuster, May 27, 2014 - Fiction - 624 pages
“I Am Pilgrim is simply one of the best suspense novels I’ve read in a long time.” —David Baldacci, #1 New York Times bestselling author

“A big, breathless tale of nonstop suspense.” —Janet Maslin, The New York Times

“The pages fly by ferociously fast. Simply unputdownable.” —Booklist

A breakneck race against time…and an implacable enemy.

An anonymous young woman murdered in a run-down hotel, all identifying characteristics dissolved by acid.

A father publicly beheaded in the blistering heat of a Saudi Arabian public square.

A notorious Syrian biotech expert found eyeless in a Damascus junkyard.

Smoldering human remains on a remote mountainside in Afghanistan.

A flawless plot to commit an appalling crime against humanity.

One path links them all, and only one man can make the journey.


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User Review  - Skybalon - LibraryThing

Really 4.75. This is a really good and entertaining story that is surprisingly deep. My only complaint, and it is minor, is it is being sold as a thriller. It has the elements of a thriller: spies ... Read full review

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User Review  - jekka - LibraryThing

Despite the aloofness of the narrator, Hayes does manage to get the reader emotionally invested. The scene that really undid me was when Ben has the boy with Down's in a noose, and, even though he is ... Read full review

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Terry Hayes is the New York Times bestselling author of I Am Pilgrim and the award-winning writer and producer of numerous movies. His credits include Payback, Road Warrior, and Dead Calm (featuring Nicole Kidman). He lives in Switzerland with his wife, Kristen, and their four children.

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