Swipe Right For Murder by Derek Milman audiobook

Swipe Right For Murder

By Derek Milman
Foreword by James Patterson
Read by Jay Ben Markson

Jimmy Patterson 9780316451062

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781549181863

Runtime: 8.70 Hours
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

An epic case of mistaken identity puts a teen looking for a hookup on the run from both the FBI and a murderous cult in this compulsively readable thriller.
Finding himself alone in a posh New York City hotel room for the night, Aidan does what any red-blooded seventeen-year-old would do--tries to hook up with someone new. But that lapse in judgement leads him to a room with a dead guy and a mysterious flash drive...two things that spark an epic case of mistaken identity that puts Aidan on the run--from the authorities, his friends, his family, the people who are out to kill him--and especially from his own troubled past.

Inspired by a Hitchcock classic, this whirlwind mistaken-identity caper has razor-sharp humor, devastating emotional stakes, and a thrilling storyline with an explosive conclusion to make this the most compelling YA novel of 2019.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

I read it in one sitting because I couldn't tear myself away. A funny, sexy knockout of a book, and a new pinnacle for page-turning gay YA for me. I'm obsessed. Cale Dietrich, author of The Love Interest
Derek Milman combines explosively propulsive storytelling and a razor-sharp wit in this sexy, inventive thriller. A truly exciting read. Maxine Kaplan, author of The Accidental Bad Girl
With a narrative voice as witty as his situation is dire, Aidan is a remarkably sympathetic though unlikely action hero. Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
Milman deftly portrays a modern teen in an unwinnable situation. Aidan is genre savvy, resourceful, and resilient even as he wrestles with self-doubt and past trauma. Publishers Weekly
Two parts rocket fuel, one part moral quandaries, one part laugh-until-your-teeth-ache humor, Swipe Right for Murder is a delicious thrill-ride that will keep you riveted to the end. Kit Frick, author of See All the Stars and All Eyes On Us
A spellbinding North by Northwest for the digital age...it's like Hitchcock binged every season of Black Mirror and wrote a book about it. Wait, why aren't you reading yet? Lindsay Champion, author of Someday, Somewhere
*"What could have been just a clever reconstruction of classic mystery conventions is elevated by wry humor and genuine emotional intensity. As a thriller, it's twisted and engaging; as a character study, it has lingering, affecting aftershocks. Booklist *starred review*
An addicting read...Don't swipe left on this one. Kirkus Reviews
Brilliant, darkly funny and heart-wrenching. I couldn't put it down. April Henry, NYT bestselling author of Girl, Stolen and The Night She Disappeared
Equal parts hilarious and heart racing, Swipe Right for Murder crackles with enough energy to rival its New York City backdrop. Kara Thomas, author of The Cheerleaders and The Darkest Corners
“Brilliant, darkly funny, and heart-wrenching. I couldn’t put it down.” April Henry, New York Times bestselling author

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Author

Author Bio: Derek Milman

Author Bio: Derek Milman

Derek Milman has worked as a playwright, screenwriter, film school teacher, DJ, and underground humor magazine publisher. A classically trained actor, he has performed on stages across the country and appeared in numerous TV shows, commercials, and films. Derek currently resides in Brooklyn, where he writes fiction full-time, plays video games really badly, and buys lime-green hoodies made of locally sourced hemp. Scream All Night is his first novel. You can find Derek online at DerekMilman.com.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Library CD
Category: Fiction/Thrillers/Suspense
Runtime: 8.70
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English