In Campbell Armstrongas explosive thriller, Detective Frank Pagan fights terrorism on his home turf, where a deadly female assassin has infiltrated Londonas elite social circles When a bomb detonates in the London Underground, killing dozens of people, Scotland Yard asks counterterrorism expert Frank Pagan to come back from leave. With none of the usual suspects claiming responsibility, Pagan has a hunch that Carlotta, the worldas deadliest female terrorist, is responsible. Then a US embassy employee goes missing, and Frankas investigation takes a new direction. Was the presumed terrorist bombing actually an assassination attempt? Now Pagan is up against a shadowy group known as the Undertakers as he tries to untangle a lethal web of deceit involving a philanthropist leading a double life that includes a mysterious woman, deadly KGB agents, a semiretired member of the East German Stasi, and the US ambassador himself.... carved into bedsits, here and there a splashof graffiti, much of it incomprehensible tohim; the spraypainters had an angry languageof their own. ... Houseshad been abandoned, windows boardedup, front gardens overgrown with shrubbery, trash dumps. ... A garage that hadbeen raided at least twicein the past three yearsfor doingpaint jobs on stolen cars. Windows were barricaded behind steel shutters.
|Publisher||:||Open Road Media - 2015-02-17|