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Issue Details: First known date: 2019... 2019 The Chain
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'VICTIM. KIDNAPPER. CRIMINAL. You will become each one. You are now part of the chain. Don't break the chain.

'THE ONLY WAY TO GET YOUR CHILD BACK IS TO KIDNAP ANOTHER.

'Listen carefully ...
Your child has been kidnapped.
You must abduct someone else's child to save your own.
Disobey. Break the rules. Go to the cops. Your child will die.
Your victim's parents must kidnap another child before yours is released.
You are now part of the chain.

'#DONTBREAKTHECHAIN'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Notes

  • In June 2019, Deadline announced that Paramount Pictures had acquired the screen rights to The Chain (https://deadline.com/2019/06/the-chain-uber-driver-adrian-mckinty-paramount-pictures-1202634191/).

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney, New South Wales,: Hachette Australia , 2019 .
      image of person or book cover 2551692116536776310.jpg
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 368p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 9 July 2019.

      ISBN: 9780733642517, 9780733642524
    • New York (City), New York (State),
      c
      United States of America (USA),
      c
      Americas,
      :
      Mulholland Books ,
      2019 .
      image of person or book cover 7080941579638869474.jpg
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 368p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 9 July 2019
      ISBN: 9780316531245

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Works about this Work

Adrian McKinty : The Chain Jessica Stewart , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , August 2019;

— Review of The Chain Adrian McKinty , 2019 single work novel

'Adrian McKinty has won multiple awards for his crime novels featuring Belfast detective Sean Duffy. With The Chain he moves into new territory, producing a flat-out thriller.' (Introduction)

To Save Her Abducted Daughter, This Heroine Has to Kidnap a New Victim Janet Maslin , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The New York Times , 10 July 2019;

— Review of The Chain Adrian McKinty , 2019 single work novel

'It took four countries, three continents, a couple of careers, philosophy studies at Oxford, serious writing awards and major gonna-make-you-a-star-kid machinations in several fields of endeavor to yield this opening sentence from Adrian McKinty...' (Introduction)

To Save Her Abducted Daughter, This Heroine Has to Kidnap a New Victim Janet Maslin , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The New York Times , 10 July 2019;

— Review of The Chain Adrian McKinty , 2019 single work novel

'It took four countries, three continents, a couple of careers, philosophy studies at Oxford, serious writing awards and major gonna-make-you-a-star-kid machinations in several fields of endeavor to yield this opening sentence from Adrian McKinty...' (Introduction)

Adrian McKinty : The Chain Jessica Stewart , 2019 single work review
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , August 2019;

— Review of The Chain Adrian McKinty , 2019 single work novel

'Adrian McKinty has won multiple awards for his crime novels featuring Belfast detective Sean Duffy. With The Chain he moves into new territory, producing a flat-out thriller.' (Introduction)

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