By Steven Gore
A terrorist bombing in Asia . . . A lifeless FBI agent in Marseilles . . . financial institution bills associated with a genius finance professor in Boston . . .
Can investigator Graham Gage make the relationship ahead of his international collapses?
Days after failing to reach for a mystery assembly with the Federal Reserve chairman, FBI agent Michael Hennessy's physique is located on the base of a cliff. yet used to be it suicide or homicide? a decision from the chairman sends Gage looking for the reality.
As a desperately unwell U.S. president prepares at hand over energy to his vice president—a guy within the thrall of non secular extremists—Gage follows a path of deceit and terror to a conspiracy that threatens to plummet the realm into chaos.
But for Gage, there's much more at stake. His spouse is trapped among an rebellion in principal China and the ruthless chinese language govt. And until Gage exposes the best treachery of our age earlier than the clock counts down, religion will die.
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I can never repay you for what you’ve done. ” He bent and kissed her on the forehead. “Oh. I think you can do better than that,” she said and gave him a long, deep kiss. When their lips parted, he looked at her and felt himself becoming aroused again. ” “Be right there,” he said as she left the room. He took his department-issued pistol out of the dresser drawer, released the clip, dropped it onto the bed, and worked the action several times. He deftly disassembled the pistol, blew lint from anyplace it had accumulated during the month he had been home, reassembled it, then slammed the loaded clip into the butt and jacked a round into the chamber.
Go back to the scene if you want—you know—coordinate things,” Liddell offered. “Yeah. Leave the Cajun behind and scoot,” Carmodi said to Jack. ” Jack ignored the men and walked around the table, getting a good look at the boy’s face for the first time. His own face went white. ” Liddell asked. Carmodi was staring at him also. “I know this kid,” Jack said. CHAPTER EIGHT Mayor Thatcher Beauregard Hensley’s office wasn’t as spacious as he would have liked, but to move to a larger office he would have had to give up his private bathroom, and that would never do.
What has happened to my husband, you bastard? As if he had read her mind, the intruder trained the flashlight beam next to her and, with a gloved hand, turned her head in that direction. Anne Lewis looked into the bloody and empty eye sockets of her husband’s face. His body was bound and propped on the bed beside her. Where his mouth should have been was a bloody, cavernous hole. His lips had been crudely cut off, most of his teeth smashed out or broken, tongue cut out. She tried to look away but couldn’t.
Absolute Risk by Steven Gore