The Zero Hour (Paperback)

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FBI Special Agent and counterterrorism expert Sarah Cahill doesn't know the man she's tracking. But the so-called "Prince of Darkness" knows her-intimately. So when Sarah is summoned to Wall Street to investigate, little does she know that she's the one under surveillance... until the terrorist infiltrates himself into the deepest, most desperate corners of her life.

Soon Sarah is plunged into a deep labyrinth of intrigue and catastrophe as she races to uncover a diabolically clever conspiracy...before time runs out and the clock strikes THE ZERO HOUR ... from bestselling author Joseph Finder.

About the Author


Joseph Finder is the author of several New York Times bestselling thrillers, including Buried Secrets, High Crimes, Paranoia and the first Nick Heller novel, Vanished. Killer Instinct won the International Thriller Writers Award for Best Thriller, and Company Man won the Barry and Gumshoe Awards for Best Thriller. High Crimes was the basis of the Morgan Freeman/Ashley Judd movie, and Paranoia was the basis for 2013 film with Liam Hemsworth, Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman. Killer Instinct is also in development as a major motion picture. Born in Chicago, Finder studied Russian at Yale and Harvard. He was recruited by the CIA, but decided he preferred writing fiction. A member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Association for Former Intelligence Officers, he lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

Praise For…


“Thrilling.” —The New Yorker

“Breathlessly exciting.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

“A labyrinth of suspense…brilliant…a master storyteller.” —Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

“A thinking person's thriller with bite.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“Fast and furious.” —The New York Times Book Review on HIGH CRIMES

“Exciting . . . deliciously absorbing . . . full of hair-pin turns.” —The Washington Post on HIGH CRIMES

“A powerhouse tale.” —Chicago Tribune on HIGH CRIMES

“Provocative and chilling.” —Publishers Weekly (Starred Review) on HIGH CRIMES

“Rattling good entertainment.” —Kirkus Reviews (Starred Review) on HIGH CRIMES

“Financial thriller whiz Joe Finder has fully and seamlessly entered the world of Lee Child and James Rollins. A rousing, lightning-paced thriller from the first page to the last. ” —Providence Journal on VANISHED

“If Jack Reacher met Nick Heller in a dark alley, my money's on Reacher. But it would be ugly. Or would it? Actually, I think they'd go for a beer together and set the world to rights--because Joseph Finder has given me a terrific new hero to root for. This is an action-packed, full-throttle, buy-it-today-read-it-tonight series that you definitely shouldn't miss.” —Lee Child on VANISHED

“A humdinger....a thriller to enjoy for its Washington locales, convincing familiarity with cutting-edge spy gadgetry, and taut action scenes.” —Washington Post on VANISHED

“Cliffhangers galore, the fascinating tradecraft of corporate espionage, and an engrossing story will propel readers through this outstanding thriller. Highly recommended as a great summer read.” —Library Journal (starred review) on VANISHED



Product Details
ISBN: 9780312934927
ISBN-10: 0312934920
Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks
Publication Date: May 24th, 2011
Pages: 560
Language: English