By Noah Hawley
New York instances Bestseller From the Emmy, PEN, Peabody, Critics' selection, and Golden Globe Award-winning writer of the television express Fargo comes the mystery of the year.
On a foggy summer season evening, 11 people--ten privileged, one down-on-his-luck painter--depart Martha's winery on a personal jet headed for brand new York. 16 mins later, the unthinkable occurs: the airplane plunges into the sea. the one survivors are Scott Burroughs--the painter--and a four-year-old boy, who's now the final final member of an immensely prosperous and robust media mogul's family.
With chapters weaving among the aftermath of the crash and the backstories of the passengers and group members--including a Wall highway titan and his spouse, a Texan-born get together boy simply in from London, a tender girl wondering her course in existence, and a occupation pilot--the secret surrounding the tragedy heightens. because the passengers' intrigues get to the bottom of, abnormal coincidences element to a conspiracy. used to be it only via dumb probability that such a lot of influential humans perished? Or was once anything way more sinister at paintings? occasions quickly threaten to spiral uncontrolled in an escalating typhoon of media outrage and accusations. And whereas Scott struggles to deal with status that borders on notoriety, the gurus scramble to salvage the reality from the wreckage.
Amid pulse-quickening suspense, the delicate dating among Scott and the younger boy glows on the middle of this gorgeous novel, elevating questions of destiny, human nature, and the inextricable ties that bind us together.