A New York-based literary agent races to publish an explosive anonymous manuscript in Pavone's (The Expats, 2012) second thriller. Isabel Reed knows that the manuscript, titled The Accident, will likely topple the empire of its subject, media mogul Charlie Wolfe. The revelations in the book will derail Wolfe's budding political career. Along with editor and long-time friend Jeff Fielder, Isabel attempts to get the manuscript published. But then people connected to the manuscript start dying--and it looks like Isabel and Jeff are next. A stylish and accomplished thriller.