The Fool's Run

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Penguin, Dec 1, 1996 - Fiction - 352 pages
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John Sandford, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Prey novels gives suspense an ingenious twist as he takes readers into the mind games of two irresistible con artists plotting the perfect sting…

Kidd is a computer whiz, artist, and professional criminal. LuEllen is his lover, and his favorite partner in crime. Their playing field in on the cutting edge of high-tech corporate warfare. This time they’ve been hired by a defense industry corporation to destroy its business rival through computer sabotage. If Kidd and LuEllen can pull it off, they’ll reap millions. It’s the sting of a lifetime. One false move and it’s a lifetime sentence. As the takedown unfolds, everything goes according to plan. But their string of successes turns into a noose when the ultimate con artists find themselves on the wrong end of the ultimate con…

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User Review  - SunnySD - LibraryThing

Anheiser has a simple proposition for Kidd: take down a corporate competitor by any means necessary. The offer comes with a pile of cash if Kidd's willing. It's a lot of cash. But it's a new and ... Read full review

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User Review  - claude_lambert - LibraryThing

The fool's run is the first in a series of Sandford's books involved with computer hacking and industrial spying. The series comprises The Fool's Run, The Empress File, The Devil's Code, The Hanged ... Read full review


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Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 11
Chapter 12
Chapter 13
Chapter 14
Chapter 15
Chapter 16
Chapter 17
Chapter 18

Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10
Chapter 19
Chapter 20
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About the author (1996)

John Sandford is the pseudonym of Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist John Camp. He is the author of the Prey novels, the Kidd novels, the Virgil Flowers novels, The Night Crew, and Dead Watch. He lives in New Mexico.

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