By Stella Rimington
The overseas hands alternate is set to develop into a countrywide problem...
In 2012, in a center jap souk, CIA agent Miles Brookhaven used to be attacked. on the time he was once infiltrating insurgent teams within the sector. nobody was once yes if his conceal were blown or if the act used to be simply an arbitrary assault on Westerners. Months later, the incident is still a mystery.
Now, Liz Carlyle and her Counter Terrorism unit in MI5 were charged with the duty of observing the foreign under-the-counter fingers alternate. With the Arabic quarter in one of these risky nation, the British Intelligence forces became expanding involved that extremist Al-Qaeda jihadis are construction their strength base able to release one other assault. because the strain mounts, Liz and her workforce needs to intercept unlawful guns ahead of they get into the inaccurate hands.
When MI5 learns that the resource of the hands bargains is found in Western Europe, Liz reveals herself on a manhunt that leads her to Paris, to Berlin and into her personal long-forgotten prior. A prior buried so deep that she suggestion it'll by no means resurface . . .
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Extra resources for Close Call (Liz Carlyle, Book 8)
Allen asked. He stood at the gas barbecue on the rental house’s back porch. Moths ﬂuttered around the porch light. Over his navy blue ﬁsherman’s sweater and khakis Allen wore a Hail to the Chef apron they found hanging on a hook in the pantry. He was a tall, ruggedly handsome thirty-eight-year-old. Susan had fallen in love with his thick, wavy salt-and-pepper hair and pale green eyes. He had a scar on his left cheek that looked like a dimple, so it appeared as if Allen were smiling even when he wasn’t.
Say good-bye, Mattie,” she repeated. ” he called, waving at the stranger with his free hand. The man stood up, but didn’t leave the table. “Hey, listen, I’m sorry. I was just . ” Susan kept walking, pulling Mattie along. But she realized they couldn’t make a clean getaway. They had a long drive ahead, and Mattie would need to use the restroom. She bypassed the glass door exit and headed toward the alcove where there was a wooden highchair along with several orange plastic booster seats in a stack.
In so many ways, it was. She felt lucky to work at home with the part-time consulting-nurse job. Walt was a great dad, very doting. He was an engineer for Boeing, and every afternoon, when he returned home from work, he’d look after Michael so she could have a run, go to the store, or just steal some alone time. Susan remembered many an afternoon, handing the screaming baby to Walt before he even made it through the front door. Walt. If someone had ever told her she’d end up marrying a man who was follicularly challenged, she would have told them they were crazy.
Close Call (Liz Carlyle, Book 8) by Stella Rimington