- Author:Philip Kerr
- Publisher:Books on Tape, Inc. (August 11, 1999)
- Subcategory:Thrillers & Suspense
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The Second Angel book. Philip Kerr has been called the British Michael Crichton, and with good reason.
The Second Angel book. July 2069: centennial of the Apollo 11 moon walk. He is an accomplished storyteller who works in diverse genres ranging from historical mystery to noir, and in works like The Grid and The Second Angel he creates thought-provoking scientific thrillers with a fast-paced, cinematic feel.
Philip Kerr was born in Edinburgh in 1956, was educated in England and became a full time writer in 1989. Although "The Second Angel" is essentially about a bank heist, it's probably more of a science-fiction book than a thriller
Philip Kerr was born in Edinburgh in 1956, was educated in England and became a full time writer in 1989. In 1993, he was included in Granta's list of Best Young British Novelists. Kerr is best known for his Bernie Gunther series, a set of historical thrillers. The Second Angel", one of his stand-alone novels, is anything but historical. Although "The Second Angel" is essentially about a bank heist, it's probably more of a science-fiction book than a thriller. There are plenty of footnotes, especially early in the book, dealing with the actual science of what's happening. After a while, however, I just started skipping over these.
Philip Kerr applies his smart, suspenseful thriller style to science fiction in The Second Angel Philip Kerr Philip Kerr is the author of nineteen previous novels, including A Philosophical Investigation, and five bestselling children's books.
Philip Kerr applies his smart, suspenseful thriller style to science fiction in The Second Angel. Philip Kerr Philip Kerr is the author of nineteen previous novels, including A Philosophical Investigation, and five bestselling children's books. The Penguin Book of Fights, Feuds and Heartfelt Hatreds: An Anthology of Antipathy. Evolve Level 2 Student's Book. Lindsay Clandfield, Ceri Jones, Ben Goldstein, Philip Kerr. Sélection du Livre - 216. Dick Francis, John J. Nance, Christian Signol, Philip Kerr. Evolve Level 2a Student's Book.
Philip Ballantyne Kerr (22 February 1956 – 23 March 2018) was a British author, best known for his Bernie Gunther series of historical detective thrillers. Kerr was born in Edinburgh, Scotland, where his father was an engineer and his mother worked as a secretary. He was educated at a grammar school in Northampton. He studied at the University of Birmingham from 1974 to 1980, gaining a master's degree in law and philosophy.
In this second book of the Berlin Noir trilogy, The Pale .
In this second book of the Berlin Noir trilogy, The Pale Criminal brings back Bernie Gunther, an ex-policeman who thought he'd seen everything on the streets of 1930s Berlin-until he turned freelance and each case he tackled sucked him further into the grisly excesses of Nazi subculture. A stunning World War II "what if" thriller in which the fate of Europe-and of its remaining 3 million Jews-hangs in the balance. From New York Times-bestselling author Philip Kerr comes an amazing departure: an intense psychological thriller, sure to garner even more acclaim for this powerhouse author on the rise.
A virus is decimating the population of Earth and the only defense is a blood transfusion. A plot is hatched to rob a blood bank on the moon and sell its untainted blood on the black market. An expensive operation, requiring lots of high tech, but it promises to earn a fortune.
Unpredictable Kerr's latest (A Five-Year Plan, p. 287, et. is a wildly ambitious space opera set in a future grimly colored by the specter of an AIDS-like virus. A hundred years after the first moon landing, things aren't looking so rosy for planet Earth
Unpredictable Kerr's latest (A Five-Year Plan, p. A hundred years after the first moon landing, things aren't looking so rosy for planet Earth. Global warming has dumped tons of the Greenland ice cap into the Atlantic, killing the Gulf Stream that used to warm Europe. A painstaking series of footnotes explains why there are no dogs, no wine, no fertility for most men, and no hope for most people infected with P-, a deadly virus that's stricken 80% of the population,.
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Philip Kerr, the author of Esau, introduces us to a dark and dismal future Earth where . A combination of medical thriller, action-adventure, and science fiction novel, The Second Angel is an intense but frighteningly plausible drama.
Philip Kerr, the author of Esau, introduces us to a dark and dismal future Earth where pure blood has become the world's most precious commodity. Genre: Science Fiction. Used availability for Philip Kerr's The Second Angel.
Philip Kerr is the author of A FIVE-YEAR PLAN, ESAU, THE GRID, and A PHILOSOPHICAL INVESTIGATION, also available from B-O-T.
"Kerr's new novel quantum-leaps the limitations of genre fiction. Most thrillers insult your intelligence; this one assaults your ignorance." (Esquire)