The Flight Attendant
Contributor(s): Bohjalian, Chris (Author)
ISBN: 0525528105 EAN: 9780525528104
Publisher: Random House Large Print Publishing
US SRP: $29.00 US
Binding: Paperback: 512 pages
Pub Date: March 13, 2018
Street Date: March 13, 2018
Annotation: Cassandra Bowden is no stranger to hungover mornings. She's a binge drinker, her job with the airline making it easy to find adventure, and the occasional blackouts seem to be inevitable.
She lives with them, and the accompanying self-loathing. When she awakes in a Dubai hotel room, she tries to piece the previous night back together, already counting the minutes until she has to catch her crew shuttle to the airport.
She quietly slides out of bed, careful not to aggravate her already pounding head, and looks at the man she spent the night with. She sees his dark hair.
His utter stillness.
And blood, a slick, still wet pool on the crisp white sheets. Afraid to call the police she's a single woman alone in a hotel room far from home - Cassie begins to lie.
She lies as she joins the other flight attendants and pilots in the van. She lies on the way to Paris as she works the first class cabin. She lies to the FBI agents in New York who meet her at the gate.
Soon it's too late to come clean or face the truth about what really happened back in Dubai. Could she have killed him? If not, who did?
Set amid the captivating world of those whose lives unfold at forty thousand feet, The Flight Attendant unveils a spellbinding story of memory, of the giddy pleasures of alcohol and the devastating consequences of addiction, and of murder far from home.
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