THE LAST MINUTE Ad on TV

by Jeff Abbott on July 2, 2012

Here’s the terrific TV ad (18 seconds, nice and short!) for THE LAST MINUTE, which will start airing this week.

Hope you enjoy it! I think it really captures the feel of the book. Thanks to the terrific marketing team at Hachette/Grand Central.

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THE LAST MINUTE

July 1, 2012

          Obviously I’m not blogging (Twitter and Facebook have taken over my digital outreach). But I did want to post here that THE LAST MINUTE’s official release date is Tuesday, July 3rd. The book has started arriving in stores and will be available for download on all major e-reader platforms on [...]

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ADRENALINE in Paperback

December 27, 2011

ADRENALINE hits stores today, Tuesday December 27, in paperback. There are two covers: one is black (like the hardcover), the other is a beautiful silver. The book is the same inside. There’s also an excerpt of THE LAST MINUTE, the second Sam Capra novel, which will be out in the US and Canada on July [...]

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A Detailed Interview.

September 1, 2011

Here’s a 20-minute interview with me on KUT (University of Texas) radio, during their NPR Morning Edition program. In it I talk about creating Sam Capra and writing suspense fiction. Might be of particular interest to writerly types, although I did hear from a bunch of readers after a shorter version aired this morning.

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USA TODAY Spy Fiction Roundup

July 28, 2011

ADRENALINE is featured in today’s USA TODAY summer spy fiction roundup. I’m delighted to be included and all the books sound like entertaining reads.

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A Second Week on the NYT, Interviews, and Cocktails

July 24, 2011

Last Wednesday I found out ADRENALINE is staying for a second week on the New York Times bestseller list. It is now at #26. I thought for sure it would fall off the list (many books do each week, as a matter of course) and was so excited it held on. It was much less [...]

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The Moment You Hit the New York Times List

July 17, 2011

  So last Wednesday was a wild day. We knew that the New York Times bestseller lists come out on early Wednesday evening. With the press that Adrenaline had gotten, and the Good Morning America, Amazon Best Books of the Month, and Today Show mentions, I wondered if I had a chance to hit the [...]

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ADRENALINE a Best Beach Book Read on TODAY SHOW

July 7, 2011

My awesome week continues with THE TODAY SHOW airing a great segment on Best Beach Reads, selected by #1 New York Times bestselling authors Jennifer Weiner and Harlan Coben . Jennifer and Harlan each highlight four books. There are also six more books, selected by them, that are highlighted on the Today web site, to [...]

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ADRENALINE a GOOD MORNING AMERICA Summer Pick!

July 6, 2011

I’ve mentioned this on my Facebook and Twitter accounts (where you are welcome to follow me) but hadn’t posted it here. GOOD MORNING AMERICA picks ADRENALINE as a summer read! Click here for both a writeup of their choices and the video segment on the summer reads. I found this out the same morning I [...]

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The Hardest Part/An Interview with Me

July 5, 2011

I’m guest-starring today at two very good blogs on suspense and mystery fiction. Janice Gable Bashman asked me to write about an aspect of writing for her excellent blog The Writing Life, so I wrote about The Hardest Part of writing a book. My answer as to what’s the biggest challenge may surprise you. Molly [...]

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No Rest for the Dead

July 5, 2011

Twenty-six authors, one mystery. All for a great cause. NO REST FOR THE DEAD is a new “serial novel” — meaning that a different writer wrote each chapter. All proceeds benefit the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. I wrote a chapter, and some of crime fiction’s biggest names are involved: Lisa Scottoline, Marcus Sakey, Diana Gabaldon, [...]

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