A John Wells thriller and the first Headline title from NYT #1 bestseller Alex Berenson. Those in power always need an unofficial option. Meet John Wells. Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah fears he is fast losing control of his family and his people. A series of terrorist attacks has put his kingdom on edge and, with powerful factions turning against him, the king must turn to the one man he has been told will make the difference. Ex-CIA operative John Wells knows all too well how covert internal battles can undermine a nation. With the stability of a powerful Middle Eastern country at stake, he goes undercover to investigate King Abdullah's claims. But as Wells begins to unravel the conspiracy, it takes an unexpected twist. The plotters want more than the fall of a monarch. Their objective is to spark the final bloody conflagration between Islam and the West. Has time finally run out for John Wells?At 2:15 a.m., with a light rain falling, Marleya#39;s Audi rolled past the Esso station on the A1. Wells was hidden in a ... Wells stayed back. No reason to make Marley nervous, especially since Wells had slapped a GPS tracker ... It had a manual transmission whose handle was covered with a worn tennis ball. It reeked of stale potanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Secret Soldier|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2011-05-26|