By Steven Gore
A terrorist bombing in Asia . . . A useless FBI agent in Marseilles . . . financial institution debts associated with a genius finance professor in Boston . . .
Can investigator Graham Gage make the relationship sooner than his international collapses?
Days after failing to reach for a mystery assembly with the Federal Reserve chairman, FBI agent Michael Hennessy's physique is located on the base of a cliff. yet used to be it suicide or homicide? a choice from the chairman sends Gage trying to find the reality.
As a desperately ailing U.S. president prepares at hand over energy to his vice president—a guy within the thrall of spiritual extremists—Gage follows a path of deceit and terror to a conspiracy that threatens to plummet the realm into chaos.
But for Gage, there's much more at stake. His spouse is trapped among an rebellion in vital China and the ruthless chinese language govt. And until Gage exposes the best treachery of our age sooner than the clock counts down, religion will die.
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He had uncovered a glass eye of unpleasant fixity. ’ ‘I’m Danish. I didn’t have to fight. ’ Andersen had not complained once, either that they had kept him standing, or that they had forgotten to give him anything to eat and drink. From his place he could see the people in the street, the trams and buses crossing the bridge, a ray of reddish sunshine towards evening, and now the bustle of a bright April morning. He was still holding himself as erect as ever, without the slightest affectation, and the only sign of fatigue was the deep, narrow shadow underlining his right eye.
A rudimentary dressing-table. A big Louis Quinze wardrobe. An ashtray overflowing with cigarette-ends. ’ ‘In the morning, in bed… Perhaps thirty cigarettes while I’m reading…’ Outside the door opposite his, he said very quickly: ‘My sister’s room…’ But he did not open it. He scowled while Maigret turned the handle and pushed the door open. Andersen was still holding the lamp and he avoided bringing the light nearer. The scent was so overpowering that it took one by the throat. The whole house was lacking in style, order, luxury.
Without any apparent emotion, Carl Andersen came up to the gate, unlocked it, and bowed his head. ‘I imagined you would be coming… I suppose you want to see the garage… The Public Prosecutor’s department have put seals on it, but you must have authority to…’ He was wearing the same suit as at the Quai des Orfèvres, a suit of impeccable cut which was beginning to get a little shiny. ’ It was already too dark to make out any quivering of the features, but Andersen felt the need to screw his monocle more firmly in his eye.
Absolute Risk by Steven Gore