Marcus Sakey
Briljant

Ze worden `briljant begaafden genoemd: een klein meisje in Wyoming kan iemands duistere geheimen aflezen aan zijn lichaamshouding. In New York graait een man die patronen in beurscijfers kan lezen 300 miljard dollar bij elkaar. In Chicago kan een vrouw zich onzichtbaar maken.

Nick Cooper is een van hen; hij is federaal agent en door zijn gave is
Title
Briljant
Author
Marcus Sakey
Translator
Dieuwke Van der Veen
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Edition
1
Publisher
[Plaats van uitgave niet vastgesteld]: Luitingh-Sijthoff B.V., Uitgeverij, 2014
ISBN
9789024563678
CloudLibrary
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About Marcus Sakey

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Marcus Sakey is an American author and host of the Travel Channel show Hidden City.

Personal life

Sakey was born in Flint, Michigan, and after marriage he settled in Chicago. Before becoming a writer, Sakey used to run a graphic design company, Hingepoint Productions, in Atlanta.

Mr. Sakey attended the University of Michigan 1992–1996 with a double major in communication and political science. He also attended Columbia College Chicago for approximately one year in an MFA program with a focus in creative writing.

Career

Sakey writes crime novels set in the blue collar world of the south side of Chicago. To conduct research for his plots, he has shadowed homicide detectives, gang cops, and interviewed soldiers. His debut novel, The Blade Itself, was featured as a New York Times Editor's Pick and named one of Esquire Magazine's 5 Best Reads of 2007.…Read more on Wikipedia