By Brad Thor
A brand new management and a brand new method of facing America’s enemies have left covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath with out a task. but if American health care provider Julia Gallo is abducted in Afghanistan, the phrases of her ransom go away the president with just one process action.
Every baby-kisser has a mystery. And while the daughter of a politically hooked up family members is abducted in a foreign country, America’s new president will conform to anything—even a perilous and ill-advised rescue plan—in order to maintain his mystery hidden.
But while covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is assigned to infiltrate one of many world’s such a lot infamous prisons and unfastened the fellow the abductors call for as ransom, he quick learns that there's even more to the operation than an individual dares to confess.
As the subterfuge is laid naked, Harvath needs to research his personal occupation of ruthlessly removing and killing terrorists and judge if he has what it takes to assist one of many world’s worst pass unfastened.
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Ok. yet now not a fats previous guy. Your new nutrition begins this present day. " Hoyt lunged to kiss her, yet Mei kept away from his seize and with a shriek ran again to the kitchen. "And cease making enjoyable of my accent," she admonished him. "Or you will not get dinner both. " "That's okay," responded Hoyt, "I'm getting unwell of consuming puppy besides. " Hoyt's comment used to be met with one other string of invective in chinese language. Harvath saved his eyes on his foodstuff, yet could not support giggling. "You imagine that is humorous? " demanded Hoyt. "I'll exhibit you humorous. The eating room is now closed. give up that breakfast, sailor. " Harvath placed down his fork, raised his blouse, and flashed his Glock, then went again to consuming. Hoyt swore and reached for one more croissant simply as Mei reappeared to transparent the tray. Gallagher slid his glasses atop his head and set his paper down. "What's at the schedule for this day? " he requested as he slid his espresso mug over to Hoyt and motioned for his accomplice to pour. Hoyt leaned again and grabbed the pot. After he had poured for Gallagher, he held it up to inquire if Harvath sought after extra. whilst Harvath nodded, Hoyt smiled and placed it again, out of Harvath's achieve. "I are looking to pay a trip to the CARE foreign Hospital," stated Harvath as he took his plate with him and walked over to the espresso pot to replenish his mug. "Are we doing recon at the Soviet base or history on Julia Gallo? " "Both," acknowledged Harvath as he sat backtrack. "How quickly will we depart? " Gallagher checked out his watch. "I've received a squash online game in a part hour. Then there is my Rotary membership assembly. " "Don't fail to remember the Kabul Junior League luncheon," additional Hoyt. "I virtually did forget," responded Gallagher as he ticked off his "appointments" on his arms. "I'm sorry, however it seems like i am booked strong all day. " Harvath picked up his fork and, scooping up a wide chunk of omelet, spoke back, "I'll see you out entrance in fifteen mins. " "So a lot for our bake sale. " whilst Harvath exited the compound, he discovered Gallagher sitting within the Land Cruiser with his Jackie Collins ebook. approximately seven or 8 wise-cracks raced via Harvath's brain, yet he saved them to himself and simply shook his head as he hopped within the passenger seat and closed the door. "Don't commence with me," Gallagher warned. Harvath shook his head back and reached over to show up the heater. It appeared to be two times as chilly this day as the day past. Gallagher pulled to the tip of the quick road after which grew to become left onto the most highway. whilst he became the radio directly to his Afghan Bollywood station, Harvath was once prepared for him. removal a CD he'd burned on his machine, he slid it into the participant. As "Apache" by way of the Sugarhill Gang started to play, Harvath settled again into his seat and smiled. "What the hell are we hearing? " Gallagher demanded. "Classic American funk song. " "I wish my radio again on. " "You've been in-country too lengthy. you've gotten long gone local. " "I'm going to head medieval if you happen to do not flip that crap off," he threatened. "Sorry, brother," answered Harvath. "This is an intervention.