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The Break Line

(One Shot Kill)
(The first book in the Max McLean series)
A novel by

British intelligence operative and hardened assassin, Max McLean, battles a nightmarish enemy in this stunning debut thriller from an award winning war correspondent.

When it comes to killing terrorists British intelligence has always had one man they could rely on, Max McLean. As an assassin, he's never missed, but Max has made one miscalculation and now he has to pay the price.

His handlers send him to Sierra Leone on a seemingly one-way mission. What he finds is a horror from beyond his nightmares. Rebel forces are loose in the jungle and someone or something is slaughtering innocent villagers. It's his job to root out the monster behind these abominations, but he soon discovers that London may consider him the most disposable piece in this operation.

Genre: Thriller

Praise for this book

"Brimming with authenticity, tightly plotted and beautifully written ... The Break Line is a belter of a thriller." - Fiona Cummins

"Beautifully written and extensively researched, The Break Line is a riveting page-turner, a gruesome delight, and a study of what lies in the shadowed corners of the human heart." - Gregg Hurwitz

"A taut, razor-edged thriller, packed with granular detail and authenticity." - James Swallow

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