By Gerald Seymour
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A fast paced thriller by a journalist who had worked in northern Ireland for ITN.
“His mind was still racing, unable to take in the violence of the scene behind him. His only reaction was that there had been something terribly simple about it all, that for all the work and preparation that had gone into the killing it should have been harder. He remembered the woman over the body, the children and the dog on the pavement, the old woman he had avoided on the pavement outside the house. But none of them registered: his only compulsion now was to get clear of the city.”
Reproduced with permission of Curtis Brown Group Ltd, London (World excluding UK, Commenwealth and Canada)
Reproduced by permission of the publisher Hodder and Stoughton Limited (UK and Commonwealth)
on behalf of Gerald Seymour
Copyright© Gerald Seymour 1975
A British cabinet minister is gunned down by an IRA assassin. The police trail goes cold, and undercover agent Harry Brown is sent to infiltrate the terrorist organisation and get the killer. It’s a race against the clock, and one false move will be enough to leave him dead before he reaches his target.
The book attempts to represent the interactions between the intelligence services and the IRA.
“Evokes the atmosphere and smell of the back streets of Belfast as nothing else I have ever read” FREDERICK FORSYTH
“This is a tough thriller, vibrant with suspense” EVENING STANDARD
“Way above the level of the ordinary thriller” DAILY MAIL
Curtis Brown Group Ltd, London (World excluding UK, Commenwealth and Canada)
Hodder and Stoughton Limited (UK and Commonwealth)
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