This is very much a 21st century thriller, involving aa new kind of treasona. Police Inspector Steven Redmond, of Special Branch, is charged with investigating the suspicious deaths by aaccidenta or asuicidea of several Ministry of Defence computer experts. He soon realises that he is expected to deliver a awhitewasha report and that to buck the system is to put his career on the line. Compelled by his assistant, computer expert Sergeant Gail Harper, and by continued unexplained deaths, Redmond digs deeper. He soon finds out that not only is he under surveillance, but that several of the victims are linked to a top-secret Anglo-American defence project code-named Piccolo. As Redmond and Harper peel away Piccoloas grim secrets, they slowly unearth a massive and deadly conspiracy that encompasses both British and American governments and big business and which threatens to engulf them in a tide of bloody violence. The nonstop action builds as it moves from London to Florida and on to a climactic, vicious firefight where only the winners will survive.... gear lever into reverse and stamped on the accelerator, sending the Astra leaping backwards, straight at the car behind. ... the passenger was lying across the bonnet, his face and shoulders a mass of blood, hishead sliced open by the glassanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Andrews UK Limited - 2014-06-19|