With his sophisticated new cover style comes a slight change in his formula for, although this is still action led, it has a little more compassion than is the norm for Mr McNab, adding depth to his fast-paced tale. Good one.
Comparison: Chris Ryan, Duncan Falconer, Patrick Woodrow.
Similar this month: Gordon Kent, Paul Carson.
Nick Stone’s future has never looked so bleak. The only person he’s ever loved is dead.The only people who might give him a reason not to join her have turned their backs.
Until a chance encounter with a man whose life he saved ten years ago… A simple quest in Baghdad takes Stone into the heart of a chilling conspiracy; too late, he realizes that he is being used as bait to lure into the open a man he believes can offer some salvation but whom the darker forces of the West will stop at nothing to destroy…
From violent and shocking Bosnia, through lightening-paced action in Iraq, this unforgettable story proves Andy McNab is, yet again, the master of the modern thriller.
'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'
'Addictive…Packed with wild action and revealing tradecraft'
'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'
Publication date: 04/07/2005
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
|Publication date:||4th July 2005|
|Publisher:||Transworld Publishers Ltd|
|Genres:||Action Adventure / Spy, eBook Favourites,|
|Categories:||Thriller / suspense,|
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 ...More About Andy McNab