The Intruder by Peter Blauner audiobook

The Intruder

By Peter Blauner
Read by Michael Gross

Simon & Schuster Audio
2.82 Hours Abridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780743548700

He doesn't wait for an invitation... Can a good person go too far to protect his family? That is the question underlying The Intruder -- a gripping tale of a family fighting for its life. Having survived a childhood of beatings and psychological torture, successful Manhattan lawyer Jacob Schiff cherishes his stable family life with his wife, Dana, a psychiatric social worker, and their teenage son, Alex. But Jake sees it all unraveling when Dana's patient John Gates, a homeless man, starts stalking her and menacing the family. As Gates' behavior becomes even more bizarre and violent, Jake is driven to the breaking point and takes a fatal step that could destroy everything he cares about. Written with lacerating authority, The Intruder is a classic, powerful thriller that thrusts Peter Blauner into the ranks of major contemporary authors.

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Summary

Summary

A New York Times bestseller

He doesn't wait for an invitation...

Can a good person go too far to protect his family? That is the question underlying The Intruder -- a gripping tale of a family fighting for its life.

Having survived a childhood of beatings and psychological torture, successful Manhattan lawyer Jacob Schiff cherishes his stable family life with his wife, Dana, a psychiatric social worker, and their teenage son, Alex. But Jake sees it all unraveling when Dana's patient John Gates, a homeless man, starts stalking her and menacing the family. As Gates' behavior becomes even more bizarre and violent, Jake is driven to the breaking point and takes a fatal step that could destroy everything he cares about.

Written with lacerating authority, The Intruder is a classic, powerful thriller that thrusts Peter Blauner into the ranks of major contemporary authors.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“My advice is to read this book.”  Stephen King
“I loved it, loved it, loved it.”  James Patterson
“A harrowing, compelling read.”  New York Times
“An excellent book.”  Los Angeles Times

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Author

Author Bio: Peter Blauner

Author Bio: Peter Blauner

Peter Blauner is the author of Casino Moon, The Intruder, Man of the Hour, The Last Good Day, and Slipping into Darkness. The Intruder was a New York Times bestseller. His novels have been praised by such authors as Stephen King, James Patterson, and Michael Connelly. He studied at Wesleyan University where he won the Paul Horgan Prize for best short fiction by a student. He lives in New York City with his wife and their two children.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 2.82
Audience: Adult
Language: English