By Cornell Woolrich
A new Pegasus Crime variation of the landmark noir novel by means of "the splendid grasp of suspense." (Marilyn Stasio, The manhattan instances publication Review)
In Woolrich's iconic story, Detective Tom Shawn saves a beautiful younger lady from a suicide try out one evening, and later hears her tale. She is in depression as the dying of her prosperous father has been envisioned by way of a self belief guy probably talented with the facility of clairvoyance; a guy whose predictions have unerringly aided her father in his enterprise time and again prior to. Shawn and a squad of detectives examine this dire prediction and take a look at to stay away from the millionaire businessman from assembly his ordained finish on the stroke of nighttime.
One of Cornell Woolrich's such a lot influential novels, this vintage noir story of a guy suffering from his skill to work out the longer term is arguably the author's top in its depiction of a doomed imaginative and prescient of predestination.