Nicholas Petrie will sign and discuss his third Peter Ash thriller, Light It Up (Putnam; $26).
Nicholas Petrie received his MFA in fiction from the University of Washington, won a Hopwood Award for short fiction while an undergraduate at the University of Michigan, and his story At the Laundromat won the 2006 Short Story Contest in the The Seattle Review, a national literary journal. A husband and father, he runs a home-inspection business in Milwaukee. The Drifter is his first novel.
"Lots of characters get compared to my own Jack Reacher, but Petrie's Peter Ash is the real deal."--Lee ChildIn this action-packed thriller starring war veteran Peter Ash, a well-planned and flawlessly executed hijacking reveals the hidden dangers of Colorado's mellowest business, but Ash may find there's more to this crime than meets the eye.
"LOTS OF CHARACTERS GET COMPARED TO MY OWN JACK REACHER, BUT PETRIE'S PETER ASH IS THE REAL DEAL."--Lee Child*An Entertainment Weekly Must List Pick
The first explosive thriller featuring Peter Ash, a veteran who finds that the demons of war aren't easily left behind..."Lots of characters get compared to my own Jack Reacher, but Petrie's Peter Ash is the real deal."--Lee Child