Ead but this book caught me up as the two protagonists an ex CIA agent Ryan Kealey And Nuclear Physicist Rayhan and nuclear physicist Rayhan an Iranian American are asked to hunt down a suitcase sized nuclear bomb eft over from the German war machine of WWII Also becoming involved is Ryan Kealey s aged uncle who watched as said bomb was off oaded from the French shoreline and into a U boat that is sunk because said uncle alerts the Allied CommandAs the story proceeds the reader is transported with Ryan and Rayhan overseas and into a series of near disasters that place them at risk of both capture and being killed before they earn where that bomb is always one step ahead and importantly where it is headedBut it s Ryan s uncle who becomes an unlikely hero in this riveting tale If you White Water like political thrillers that readike it s come right out of current CIA secret files this is the book for you I received this book from good reads and enjoyed it It was off to a slow start but it finally picked up after a few chapters This is a good read I very much enjoyed this book The writing #Was Excellent And The Story # excellent and the story interesting and fast paced A wonderful book I have finally found another mysterysuspense author I can enjoy This was a very good suspense about the discovery of an old nuclear device by sailors on an Iranian ship in the Arctic On the way back to Iran where the device will be added to Iran s nuclear weapons it is stolen by a member of the Islamic Jihad who plans a suicide mission to the US to detonate it That s where our hero Kealey comes in and uses his amazing intelligence and skill to
try to prevent the disaster There is an unusual friendship between him and an Iranian who wants to to prevent the disaster There is an unusual friendship between him and an Iranian who wants to the bomb every bit as bad as Kealey does When an mole in Washington disables the entire modern system of computers communications satellites etc Kealey s Uncle Largo a retired spy uses his skill to come to the rescue No or it may spoil the ending It reminds me of a Vince Flynn Baldacci or Ludlum Relativel. Igence service has ost a step to its ever bolder viciously adaptable global enemies And thanks to an incredible discovery in the Arctic those enemies now have a nuke capable of unleashing unthinkable terror To hunt down the devastating package before it can be used Kealey forms an unli.
Andrew Britton ê 0 DOWNLOADY free of foul anguage and sex Not even a whole ot of violence The story is not kept GOING BY FLASHY CAR CHASES OR VIOLENT ENCOUNTERS BUT by flashy car chases or violent encounters but the intellectual and physical skills of the characters
I l be reading Britton I received this book free from first reads This is my honestll be reading Britton I received this book free from first reads This is my honest all the wars around the world past and present what happens to all the ost weapons from past wars With technology becoming so sophisticated what is most helpful in the espionage field computers or experienced intuition and profiling How can you determine which of the others
truly enemies which ones would choose to risk their own ives to help the Americans Must every American The Apache Wars: The Hunt for Geronimo, the Apache Kid, and the Captive Boy Who Started theLongest War in American History look and act the same Do good warriors put theirives on the ine to keep people safe or to kill the enemy Many of these uestions are dealt with very interestingly and with non stop action in this modern day spy thriller where the ives of many many Americans are on the A World on Fire line During WW2 the Germans began developing a very powerful suitcases sized highly radioactive weapon As it was being transported through oceans it ended up being sunk in the Arctic seas In present day it was found by an The sixth book in the series sees former CIA operative Ryan Kealey accompanied by a nuclear physicist named Rayhan Jafari on the trail of a very dangerous item An old but by all indications functional nuclear bomb prototype developed by the Germans during World War II which was recovered by an Iranian vessel in the Arctic from the remains of the submarine once carrying it and has since been stolen by a would be terroristA bit of aetdown too ongwinded and with a disappointing conclusion While Uncle Largo was an interesting character Kealey himself was all in all rather useless in this book and having him sidelined during what should have been an pun not entirely unintended explosive climax allowed what suspense remained after all the endless trekking across half the planet to fizzle out in a fairly unspectacular manner. Kely partnership with the young Farsi speaking nuclear physicist Rayhan Jafari But once on the ground with technology and their by the numbers command failing them they're on their own trusting only their guts and each other to conduct the dirty business of combating horrific destructio. ,are truly enemies
Ryan Kealey is having a Michael Corleone moment and not one of the good ones He s to work himself out of the field in
the intelligence game not trusting a of officials and agents who rely on data miningintelligence game not trusting a generation of officials and agents who rely on data mining and seemingly everything else but the judgment and expertise of trained and knowledgeable men and women in the field But once he thinks he s out he gets a call and he gets pulled back inIn The Courier the Iranian military has managed to get its hands on a nuclear weapon and that could mean disaster for an American city if Western agents can t recover it Kealey will team up with Iranian born nuclear physicist Rayhan Jafari whose knowledge of the Farsi anguage could be crucial to finding the nuke and wresting it from enemy hands But she is an amateur in the intelligence field and Kealey will have to make some dangerous alliances to be certain the nuclear weapon and its fanatical courier are kept from destroying its target Courier is the fifth Kealey thriller from Andrew Britton but doesn t rely so much on a known cast of characters and back story it oses a new reader Britton has an excellent sense of pacing and maintains the tension at a high evel especially once Kealey and Jafari enter the field and begin their pursuit of the bomb and its carrier The ending though fizzles when it takes most of the resolution of the chase and the plot out of the hands of the 100 ways to Fight the Flab - and still have wine and chocolate lead characters we ve been following and hands it off to a relatively minor player It s a misstep thateaves The Courier much much weaker than it should have beenOriginal available here Author ok but it was a ong two days
explosions spies crashes entities galore identified by initials UNC This book was way off track I read the Ryan Kealey series because he s a badass However in this book he was not The storyline did not flow with the type of story you would expect because the main character wasn t himself Plus the main character wasn t really in the book Not the genre I tend to Ryan Kealey now knows he'll never really put the game behind him He's seen too much and the instinct is too deeply hardwired But the game itself has changed Between tense interagency cooperation that gums the works and an overreliance on data crunching and wiz kid tech today's US intell. .of explosions spies