The basis for the blockbuster motion picture directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Shutter Island by New York Times bestselling author Dennis Lehane is a gripping and atmospheric psychological thriller where nothing is quite what it seems. The New York Times calls Shutter Island, “Startlingly original.” The Washington Post raves, “Brilliantly conceived and executed.” A masterwork of suspense and surprise from the author of Mystic River and Gone, Baby, Gone, Shutter Island carries the reader into a nightmare world of madness, mind control, and CIA Cold War paranoia and is unlike anything you’ve ever read before.
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The year is 1954. U.S. Marshal Teddy Daniels and his new partner, Chuck Aule, have come to Shutter Island, home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane, to investigate the disappearance of a patient. Multiple murderess Rachel Solando is loose somewhere on this remote and barren island, despite having been kept in a locked cell under constant surveillance. As a killer hurricane bears relentlessly down on them, a strange case takes on even darker, more sinister shades -- with hints of radical experimentation, horrifying surgeries, and lethal countermoves made in the cause of a covert shadow war. No one is going to escape Shutter Island unscathed, because nothing at Ashecliffe Hospital is what it seems. But then neither is Teddy Daniels.About the Author:
Dennis Lehane is the author of ten previous novels—including the New York Times bestsellers Live by Night; Moonlight Mile; Gone, Baby, Gone; Mystic River; Shutter Island; and The Given Day—as well as Coronado, a collection of short stories and a play. He and his wife, Angie, currently live in California with their children.
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Book Description HarperTorch. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 038073186X . Bookseller Inventory # GHT5585DBGG060717H0086P
Book Description HarperTorch, 2004. Mass-market paperback. Book Condition: New. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 385 p. Audience: General/trade. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris_0011409
Book Description HarperTorch, 2004. Mass-market paperback. Book Condition: New. Mass market (rack) paperback. Glued binding. 385 p. Audience: General/trade. Bookseller Inventory # Alibris_0011911
Book Description HarperTorch, 2004. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 038073186X
Book Description HarperTorch, 2004. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11038073186X