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The Death Trade by Jack Higgins

The Death Trade

Part of the Sean Dillon Series Series
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The 20th Sean Dillon adventure(!) but it is Sarah Gideon who shines in this one. A young French Iranian scientist has made a cheap nuclear weapon and now flees, his mother and wife also in danger. So the race is on to save him and our indomitable duo rise to the challenge. This is typical Higgins – fast, furious and good fun.

If you like Jack Higgins you might also like to read books by Stephen Leather, Alistair MacLean and Alan Hunter.

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The Death Trade by Jack Higgins

THE NEW HIGGINS HAS LANDED! One man with the key to Armageddon. One chance for Sean Dillon to find him. The hunt is on, in the mesmerizing new Sean Dillon thriller of murder, terrorism and revenge from the Sunday Times bestselling author. THE CLOCK IS TICKING When an eminent Iranian scientist makes a startling breakthrough in nuclear weapons research he knows that any regime, including his own, will use it to achieve global supremacy. Desperate, he is left with only one course of action. THE BULLETS ARE FLYING When a ghost from her past reaches out to Afghan war hero Sara Gideon, newest member of the 'Prime Minister's private army', she knows they must risk everything to avoid apocalypse. Led by Sean Dillon, they are plunged into the white-hot crucible of the Middle East and North African terror networks and soon become caught between Iran's secret service and al Qaeda agents in a desperate battle for the ultimate prize. THE HUNT IS ON But nothing is ever as it seems in the death trade, and as the operation spins out, from Paris and Syria to Iran and the Saudi Arabian desert, blood will be spilled on all sides as events spiral towards a shocking conclusion. The explosive new thriller from the legendary Sunday Times bestselling author, Jack Higgins.


'Open a Jack Higgins novel and you'll encounter a master craftsman at the peak of his powers ... first-rate tales of intrigue, suspense and full-on action.'
- Sunday Express

'With fresh plots, interesting characters and vibrant settings, Jack Higgins has firmly cemented his reputation as one of the world's most successful thriller writers.'
-The Strand Magazine

'Higgins is a master of his craft.'
-Daily Telegraph

'A thriller writer in a class of his own.'
-Financial Times

'The master craftsman of good, clean adventure.'
-Daily Mail

About the Author

Jack Higgins

Jack Higgins was a soldier and then a teacher before becoming a full-time writer. ‘The Eagle Has Landed’ turned him into an international bestselling author and his novels have since sold over 250 million copies and been translated into fifty-five languages. Many of them have also been made into successful films.

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Publication date

20th October 2014


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HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers


352 pages


Action Adventure / Spy
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Thriller / suspense



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