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Dark Winter by Andy McNab
  

Dark Winter

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A contemporary setting, his first-hand knowledge and the pace and plot make for a terrific read from the author of Bravo Two Zero.

If you like Andy McNab you might also like to read books by Duncan Falconer, James Holland and Geoffrey Archer.

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Dark Winter by Andy McNab

When maverick agent Nick Stone is despatched to Malaysia by the CIA to assassinate a shadowy biochemist, he expects his mission to be a straightforward part of the fight against Osama Bin Laden’s network of terror. But there are complications - not least the attractive woman who he is working alongside.

Target neutralised, Stone returns to the USA and a maelstrom of personal problems. Kelly, the fourteen-year-old orphan to whom he is joint guardian, cannot escape the ghosts of her traumatic past; she has a prescription drug habit that’s spiralling out of control, and Stone knows he is the only one who can help her. He takes her to recuperate in England, but the terrible consequences of what happened in Penang are never far behind.

Before very long, the conspiracy he has uncovered unravels to reveal a doomsday threat against the populations of New York, London and Berlin. And Stone finds himself facing the ultimate trade-off: the life of someone he loves, against those of millions he doesn’t even know...


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Andy McNab knows where his strengths lie, and it's not just in his biceps...Only people who have not read this book could suggest that he is not a fine writer. It is a heart-thumping read Daily Express McNab is a terrific novelist. When it comes to thrills, he's Forsyth class Mail On Sunday McNab's great asset is that the heart of his fiction is non-fiction: other thriller writers do their research, but he has actually been there The Sunday Times


About the Author

Andy McNab

Andy McNab joined the infantry as a boy soldier. In 1984 he was 'badged' as a member of 22 SAS Regiment and was involved in both covert and overt special operations worldwide. During the Gulf War he commanded Bravo Two Zero, a patrol that, in the words of his commanding officer, 'will remain in regimental history for ever'. Awarded both the Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) and Military Medal (MM) during his military career, McNab was the British Army's most highly decorated serving soldier when he finally left the SAS in February 1993. He wrote about his experiences in three books: the phenomenal bestseller Bravo Two Zero, Immediate Action and Seven Troop.

He is the author of the bestselling Nick Stone thrillers. Besides his writing work, he lectures to security and intelligence agencies in both the USA and UK. He is a patron of the Help for Heroes campaign.

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Publication date

1st October 2004

Author

Andy McNab

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Publisher

Corgi

Format

Paperback
496 pages

Categories

Action Adventure / Spy
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Thriller / suspense

ISBN

9780552163583

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