- 464 pages
- Elevator Pitch
- Linwood Barclay
- 07 March 2017 Linwood Barclay
One Hell Of A Suspense Novel Stephen KingThe New York Times Bestselling Author Of A Noise Downstairs And No Time For Goodbye Returns With An Edge Of Your Seat Thriller That Does For Elevators What Psycho Did For Showers And Jaws Did For The Beach A Heart Pounding Tale In Which A Series Of Disasters Paralyzes New York City With Fear.It All Begins On A Monday, When Four People Board An Elevator In A Manhattan Office Tower Each Presses A Button For Their Floor, But The Elevator Proceeds, Non Stop, To The Top Once There, It Stops For A Few Seconds, And Then Plummets.Right To The Bottom Of The Shaft.It Appears To Be A Horrific, Random Tragedy But Then, On Tuesday, It Happens Again, In A Different Manhattan Skyscraper And When Wednesday Brings Yet Another High Rise Catastrophe, One Of The Most Vertical Cities In The World And The Nation S Capital Of Media, Finance, And Entertainment Is Plunged Into Chaos.Clearly, This Is Anything But Random This Is A Cold, Calculated Bid To Terrorize The City And It S Working Fearing For Their Lives, Thousands Of Men In Women Working In Offices Across The City Refuse Leave Their Homes Commerce Has Slowed To A Trickle Emergency Calls To The Top Floors Of Apartment Buildings Go Unanswered.Who Is Behind This Why Are They Doing It What Do These Deadly Acts Of Sabotage Have To Do With The Fingerless Body Found On The High Line Two Seasoned New York Detectives And A Straight Shooting Journalist Must Race Against Time To Find The Answers Before The City S Newest, And Tallest, Residential Tower Has Its Ribbon Cutting On Thursday.With Each Diabolical Twist, Linwood Barclay Ratchets Up The Suspense, Building To A Shattering Finale Pulsating With Tension, Elevator Pitch Is A Riveting Tale Of Psychological Suspense That Is All Too Plausible And Will Chill Readers To The Bone.
Linwood Barclay is the 1 internationally bestselling author of seventeen novels for adults, including No Time for Goodbye, Trust Your Eyes and, most recently, A Noise Downstairs He has also written two novels for children and screenplays.Three of those seventeen novels comprise the epic Promise Falls trilogy Broken Promise, Far From True, and The Twenty Three His two novels for children Chas