By Stephen Leather
Dan 'Spider' Shepherd sequence, e-book #8
Dan 'Spider' Shepherd is operating for MI5, investigating Somali pirates with hyperlinks to terrorism in Britain. in the meantime, the group of a yacht (including the major minister's god-daughter) has been abducted by way of the pirates and is being held hostage in Somalia. A covert operation run by way of MI5 hopes to kill birds with one stone. Shepherd will cross undercover on a box send they recognize could be designated via the pirates, and expectantly will detect not just the place the yacht's hostages are being held but additionally the ringleaders at the back of the terrorist plans. even as although, Shepherd is being hunted down through the true IRA. And now that he's at the box send his kinfolk are on my own and susceptible.
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