Black Sunday

Black Sunday

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When the game begins in New Orleans this Super Bowl Sunday . . . 80,000 people had better get ready to die. The Super Bowl--where thousands have gathered for an all-American tradition. Suddenly it's the most terrifying place on earth . . . Michael Lander is the most dangerous man in America. He pilots a television blimp over packed football stadiums every weekend. He is fascinated with explosives. And he happens to be very, very crazy. That's why a beautiful PLO operative has seduced him. That's why--on Super Bowl Sunday--the world will witness the bloody assassination of the U. S. president and the worst mass murder in history. Unless someone discovers what Michael Lander plans . . . and can kill him first. "From the Paperback edition."show more

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  • CD-Audio
  • 139.7 x 157.5 x 27.9mm | 136.08g
  • Random House Audio Publishing Group
  • United States
  • English
  • Abridged
  • Abridged
  • 0739343424
  • 9780739343425

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Acclaim for the novels of Thomas Harris: For Black Sunday "Frighteningly believable." --Chicago Tribune "Suspenseful, nightmarish." --Los Angeles Times "Breathtaking. All forces converge with an apocalyptic bang!" --The New York Times "Fast-paced, all too realistic... with a shattering climax." --Kirkus Reviews "A spellbinder... The race to save the Super Bowl is hair-raising, one that will keep you rooted to your chair." --The Hartford Courant For Red Dragon "Red Dragon is an engine designed for one purpose--to make the pulse pound, the heart palpitate, the fear glands secrete." --The New York Times Book Review "A gruesome, graphic, gripping thriller... Extraordinarily harrowing." --The Plain Dealer (Cleveland) "Want to faint with fright? Want to have your hair stand on end? Want to read an unforgettable thriller with equal parts of horror and suspense? Harris was obviously only warming up wishow more

About Thomas Harris

A native of Mississippi, Thomas Harris began his writing career covering crime in the United States and Mexico, and was a reporter and editor for the Associated Press in New York City.  His first novel, Black Sunday, was published in 1975, followed by Red Dragon in 1981, and The Silence of the Lambs in 1988. From the Paperback edition.show more

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6,932 ratings
3.59 out of 5 stars
5 19% (1,316)
4 35% (2,410)
3 35% (2,442)
2 9% (616)
1 2% (148)
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