By Andy McNab

Whilst a tender trooper is shot on the Regiment's popular Killing condominium on the SAS's base in Hereford, Nick Stone is completely certified to enquire the mysterious conditions extra deeply.

But under forty-eight hours later, a moment demise catapults him again into the firing line - into the telescopic points of interest of an unknown murderer bent on holding a mystery that may strike on the center of the institution that Stone has, in his maverick model, spent so much of his lifestyles struggling with to protect.

And now that the clock is ticking, Stone hurtles from the solitude of a distant Welsh confessional to Glencoe - whose shadows nonetheless whisper of homicide and betrayal - and directly to southern Spain, in an more and more determined quest to discover the reality a couple of chain of occasions that all started within the darkness of an Afghan hillside, and left a tender guy haunted via the unending screams of a chum the Taliban skinned alive.

Nick Stone's so much heart-stopping event but will strength the reader to acknowledge the thinness of the road that separates sacrifice from suicide, to percentage the nightmares that stroll hand in hand with heroism and to count number the true rate of activities taken within the identify of loyalty.

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In der Zwischenzeit rief er seine Mails ab und sah, dass seine Tochter geschrieben hatte. Oh, Mist! Er spürte, wie Entsetzen in ihm aufstieg. Bitte, flehte er insgeheim, hoffentlich hat sie nicht abgesagt! Er öffnete die Mail. Daddy, Änderung des Treffpunkts: Bob’s Caff in der Stroud Green Road, Finsbury Park. Bis später, Ally. Bob’s Caff? Bob’s Caff? In Finsbury Park? Was war denn nicht in Ordnung mit dem Tisch, den er im The Richoux reserviert hatte? Aber wenigstens hatte sie nicht abgesagt. Gott, warum sah er sie in der letzten Zeit so selten?

Für Oxford, gratulierte er sich selbst und genoss die beiden Silben in seinem Kopf. Aber – wie ein Kind zog er die Nase kraus – diese Bastarde. Grässliche Kerle. In Oxford war es wieder genauso wie im Kinderheim. Subtiler zwar, aber ich war trotzdem der Prügelknabe, der Außenseiter. Na ja, seht mich jetzt an. Ich bin wahrscheinlich wohlhabender als mein gesamtes College und all seine lebenden Alumni zusammen. Und wie viele Menschen auf dieser Welt hatten wohl schon – anonym – fast hundert Millionen Pfund für wohltätige Zwecke gespendet?

Aber Roddy antwortete nicht und ging einfach weiter. Schließlich gab Joe auf und blieb am Eingang zum Pier stehen. «, rief er klagend. Roddy fluchte, als der klapprige Ford Escort nicht ansprang. Schon zum dritten Mal drehte er den Schlüssel und lauschte dem Orgeln des Anlassers. Wieder klingelte sein Handy. « �Entschuldigung. « �Ah«, sagte Whitaker ernst. « Whitaker war Forschungsassistent am Institut für Meeressäugetiere. Sein wirklicher Name war Peter Grant, aber alle außer seiner Familie nannten ihn Whitaker, weil er angeblich dem Filmstar Forest Whitaker ähnlich sah.

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