Blind Date Author:Jerzy Kosinski Blind Date is the story of the adventures of George Levanter - an idea man, a small investor, a traveler who spans continents and cultures from Moscow to New york, the Alps to Los Angeles, city to small town, free - wheeling in free enterprise. — --As a businessman, he takes risks, sets traps, turns profits, lives off his wits. — --As a gamesman, ... more »he invents laughter for the delight of children, and death for those overlooked by justice.
--As a lover, he engages the beautiful and the deformed, the innocent and the depraved.
An explorer in the world of complex moral choices and emotional shocks, Levanter finds himself enmeshed with heads of state, petty bureaucrats, industrial tycoons, sex scavengers, renowned scientists, jet-setters, and national heroes. Each encounter plays a unique role in altering the mysterious destiny of George Levanter.
The novel moves with the powerful thrust of a thriller, propelling the reader from one blind date to the next, through events that are in turn touching, terrifying, and explosive.« less