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Author: Robert Olen Butler Narrator: Ray Chase Publisher: Highbridge Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Series: The Christopher Marlowe Cobb Thrillers Release Date: October 2013 ISBN: 9781622311811
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War correspondent and spy Christopher Marlowe (Kit) Cobb crosses paths with a sultry, mysterious actress whose secret agenda may be the key to saving <#150> or toppling <#150> two empires during WWI. Second in the series. Download and start listening now!


Quotes & Awards

  • “Butler impresses with his exceptional attention to historical detail, particularly aboard the Lusitania.”

    Publishers Weekly

  • “Pulitzer Prize–winning Butler successfully changed pace by launching a thriller series.”

    Library Journal

  • “Zestful, thrilling…A ripping good yarn.”

    Wall Street Journal

  • “Butler is an excellent observer of interior psychological detail…It’s a pleasure to watch Cobb clear away layer upon layer of scheming and disguises to expose some ugly truths about humanity.”

    Kirkus Reviews

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About the Author

Robert Olen Butler is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of more than a dozen novels, several story collections, and a book on the creative process, From Where You Dream. A recipient of both a Guggenheim Fellowship in Fiction and a National Endowment for the Arts grant, he also won the Richard and Hinda Rosenthal Foundation Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters and was a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award. He has twice won a National Magazine Award in Fiction and has received two Pushcart Prizes. He teaches creative writing at Florida State University.

About the Narrator

Ray Chase graduated from the University of Southern California with a BA in theater and a minor in cinema and television. He has since worked extensively as a voice-over artist. Among his dozens of audiobook narrations are Ian Douglas’ Heritage trilogy and Robert Olen Butler’s Christopher Marlowe Cobb thrillers.