Birds of Prey: The Harlan Coben Challenge

by Allison Brennan

Audible Originals

Mystery: Thriller

October 6, 2022

Available in: Audio

Birds of Prey: The Harlan Coben Challenge
by Allison Brennan

The world's greatest thriller writers prove they're up to a unique challenge in this action-packed, audio-original collection.

It all started with a simple, yet sneakily difficult challenge from global best-selling author Harlan Coben: Pick a bird of prey, then use it as the inspiration for a brand-new story.

The response from some of the best writers on the planet: Game on!

The result: Eleven stories that are twisty, scary, surprising and bursting with imagination. An egg worth more than its weight in gold. A mysterious operative known only as Owl. An eagle-watcher who sees more than she should. Even a story that somehow places the Maltese Falcon in a nursing home.

Birds of Prey: The Harlan Coben Challenge is a highly bingeable audiobook that's a treat for thriller fans.

Introduced by Harlan Coben, Birds of Prey features these stories:

  • "The Coffin Bearer" by Tess Gerritsen
  • "Precious Cargo" by C.J. Box
  • "Owl" by Kathy Reichs
  • "Kudzu" by Ace Atkins
  • "Predator or Prey?" by Heather Graham
  • "Silent as a Shadow" by S.A. Cosby
  • "Jail Birds" by Hank Phillippi Ryan
  • "The Falcon" by Robert Dugoni
  • "Watchers" by Allison Brennan
  • "Red of Beak and Claw" by Gregg Hurwitz
  • "Hawkshaw Hunting" by Kelley Armstrong

Birds of Prey: The Harlan Coben Challenge was created with International Thriller Writers (ITW). C.J. Box served as project editor.

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Allison Brennan's Bio

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Allison Brennan believes life is too short to be bored, so she had five children and writes three books a year. Reviewers have called her "a master of suspense" and RT Book Reviews said her books are "mesmerizing" and "complex." She's been nominated for multiple awards, including the Thriller, RWA's Best Romantic Suspense (five times), and twice won the Daphne du Maurier award. She lives in Arizona with her family and assorted pets.