By Vince Flynn
CIA operative Mitch Rapp follows a path of agreement killers major on to the guts of our nation's capital in manhattan instances bestselling writer Vince Flynn's 8th explosive mystery.
It's a stunning autumn day in Georgetown. The Democratic applicants for president and vice chairman of the U.S. are dutifully glad-handing citizens and the media open air a grand property the place a countrywide protection convention has simply been held, bringing jointly the world's maximum minds to debate the problems which are threatening the rustic. It's American politicking at its top. That's while all hell breaks unfastened.
When presidential candidate Josh Alexander's motorcade is ambushed by means of a gaggle of terrorists, the kingdom is thrown into turmoil. weeks following the assault, Alexander is carried to victory through a sympathy vote, yet his assailants haven't been came upon. at the floor it sounds as if to be the paintings of al-Qaeda, regardless of the large task that the U.S. and her allies have performed taking away terrorist cells in the center of the USA. whereas the FBI and the remainder of the govt start scouring the area for jihadists, CIA director Irene Kennedy and unique Agent pass McMahon are provided with labeled info so poisonous that they think about destroying it altogether, because it comprises intelligence pointing to a few of the main strong avid gamers in Washington.
Enter Mitch Rapp, the only guy reckless sufficient to stick with the proof to its explosive end. His trip takes him during the shadowy global of agreement killers, into the darkest corners of the globe, and at last again to Washington, the place the delicate pillars of energy are shaken to their middle.
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