Death Wish: A Novel

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Paul Benjamin, a successful accountant in New York City, is enjoying a three-martini lunch when his home is broken into by a gang of drug addicts. For just a handful of money, they savagely beat Paul's wife and daughter, leaving his wife dead and his daughter comatose. Grief-stricken and forced to reevaluate his views, Benjamin becomes disillusioned with society and plots his revenge on the perpetrators, whom the police are unable to bring to justice. Armed with a revolver and total disregard for his own safety, ...

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Overview

Paul Benjamin, a successful accountant in New York City, is enjoying a three-martini lunch when his home is broken into by a gang of drug addicts. For just a handful of money, they savagely beat Paul's wife and daughter, leaving his wife dead and his daughter comatose. Grief-stricken and forced to reevaluate his views, Benjamin becomes disillusioned with society and plots his revenge on the perpetrators, whom the police are unable to bring to justice. Armed with a revolver and total disregard for his own safety, he sets out to even the score.

Adapted into a feature film starring Charles Bronson that spawned four sequels over two decades, Death Wish is a gritty, powerful thriller about just how far a man can be pushed before he loses control.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781468303667
  • Publisher: Overlook TP
  • Publication date: 2/26/2013
  • Pages: 160
  • Sales rank: 707,965
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Brian Garfield is the author of more than twenty novels, including Death Sentence and Hopscotch, which won the Edgar Award for Best Novel and was adapted into a feature film. He is also the author of The Thousand-Mile War, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in history.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 6, 2014

    I GOT A WISH

    Kill pat/jellal at ethics for a trillion dollars

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 5, 2014

    To deathleader

    I got locked of the res two of these books go to resukt three here

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 5, 2014

    Whishes here

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2012

    Nettlepaw

    (^^ Thanks, likewise) Nettlepaw limped back to camp, blood trailing behind her but she felt triumphant.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2012

    Riverrush

    "Who should I fight for? I have water powers."

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2012

    Raintail

    (U punk) in a flash of fire raintails body disapered leaving only a pool of blood. (Ur not half bad)

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2012

    Icetail

    Stared at the pool of blood.

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 3, 2012

    Gingkopaw to Riverrush

    "Yea. To our den?" ;)

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 11, 2012

    To feather

    Im a girl too. Walks over to her and rubs her p ussy on her leg. Then opens feathers p ussy lips and licks at her p ussy

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 9, 2012

    Fang

    I understand *she walks into the bushs and comes with a shecat the she cat asks* do you need any healing help?

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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