Ex-deniable operator Nick Stone is bodyguarding a TV crew on the streets of war-torn Basra. He seems certain to die when insurgent gunmen attack. Only a reporter's swift action saves his life. When the reporter vanishes within hours, presumed kidnapped, Stone is asked by the Intelligence Service to find him. The trail leads from Iraq to London, Dublin, and Kabul - the brutal city where governments, terrorism and big business collide. Caught in the crossfire, Stone's nightmare is only just beginning - for the hunter has suddenly become the hunter...
The breathtaking Nick Stone thriller from the author of Bravo Two Zero
"A heart thumping read" Daily Express "Addictive - packed with wild action and revealing tradecraft" Daily Telegraph "McNab is a terrific novelist - when it comes to thrills he is Forsyth class" Mail on Sunday "McNab's great asset is that the heart of his fiction is non-fiction: other thriller writers do their research, but he has actually been there" The Sunday Times
In 1984, Andy McNab was 'badged' as a member of 22 SAS Regiment. Over the course of the next nine years he was at the centre of covert operations on five continents. During the first Gulf War he commanded Bravo Two Zero, a patrol that, in the words of his commanding officer, 'will remain in regimental history for ever'. McNab was Awarded both the Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) and Military Medal (MM) during his military career. He was the British Army's most highly decorated serving soldier when he finally left the SAS in February 1993. He is the patron of the Help for Heroes campaign. He is now the author of 12 bestselling thrillers, as well as two Quick Read novels. He has also eited Spoken from the Front, an oral history of the conflict in Afghanistan.