The Informationist: Vanessa Michael Munroe Series, Book 1

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Stevens s blazingly brilliant debut introduces a great new action heroine, Vanessa Michael Munroe, who doesn t have to kick over a hornet s nest to get attention, though her feral, take-no-prisoners attitude reflects the fire of Stieg Larsson s Lisbeth Salander .Thriller fans will eagerly await the sequel to this high-octane page-turner. "Publishers Weekly," starred, boxed review Vanessa Michael Munroe deals in information expensive information working for corporations, heads of state, private clients, and anyone else who can pay for her unique brand of expertise. Born to missionary parents in lawless central Africa, Munroe took up with an infamous gunrunner and his mercenary crew when she was just fourteen. As his protege, she earned the respect of the jungle's most dangerous men, cultivating her own reputation for years until something sent her running. After almost a decade building a new life and lucrative career from her home base in Dallas, she's never looked back. Until now. A Texas oil billionaire has hired her to find his daughter who vanished in Africa four years ago. It s not her usual line of work, but she can t resist the challenge. Pulled deep into the mystery of the missing girl, Munroe finds herself back in the lands of her childhood, betrayed, cut off from civilization, and left for dead. If she has any hope of escaping the jungle and the demons that drive her, she must come face-to-face with the past that she s tried for so long to forget. Gripping, ingenious, and impeccably paced, "The Informationist" marks the arrival or a thrilling new talent."
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9780307878243
9780307717115
9780307878274
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display_description Governments pay her.
Criminals fear her.
Nobody sees her coming.
Vanessa "Michael" Munroe deals in information—expensive information—working for corporations, heads of state, private clients, and anyone else who can pay for her unique brand of expertise. Born to missionary parents in lawless central Africa, Munroe took up with an infamous gunrunner and his mercenary crew when she was just fourteen. As his protégé, she earned the respect of the jungle's most dangerous men, cultivating her own reputation for years until something sent her running. After almost a decade building a new life and lucrative career from her home base in Dallas, she's never looked back.
Until now.
A Texas oil billionaire has hired her to find his daughter who vanished in Africa four years ago. It's not her usual line of work, but she can't resist the challenge. Pulled deep into the mystery of the missing girl, Munroe finds herself back in the lands of her childhood, betrayed, cut off from civilization, and left for dead. If she has any hope of escaping the jungle and the demons that drive her, she must come face-to-face with the past that she's tried for so long to forget.

The first book in the Vanessa Michael Munroe series, gripping, ingenious, and impeccably paced, The Informationist marks the arrival or a thrilling new talent.
"Stevens's blazingly brilliant debut introduces a great new action heroine, Vanessa Michael Munroe, who doesn't have to kick over a hornet's nest to get attention, though her feral, take-no-prisoners attitude reflects the fire of Stieg Larsson's Lisbeth Salander....Thriller fans will eagerly await the sequel to this high-octane page-turner." —Publishers Weekly, starred, boxed review
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series Vanessa Michael Munroe novels
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subject_facet Americans -- Africa -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Business intelligence -- Fiction, Missing persons -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Fiction
title_display The Informationist
title_full The Informationist Vanessa Michael Munroe Series, Book 1, The informationist [sound recording] / Taylor Stevens
title_short The Informationist
title_sub Vanessa Michael Munroe Series, Book 1
topic_facet Americans, Audiobooks, Business intelligence, Fiction, Missing persons, Mystery, Mythology, Private investigators, Suspense, Thriller