A fast-paced, furious read, in RUN THE RISK Scott Frost delivers an exciting and explosive debut novel featuring Lieutenant Alex DelilloLieutentant Alex Delillo is at her wits' end, her teenage daugher is playing up and her workload is backing up. A local shopkeeper is shot to death and an explosion almost kills her partner. When the prime suspect in the homicide dies in an elaborate suicide car bomb, Delillo is led to one man, an elaborate and skilled bomber, eager to play a game with potentially devastating consequences. As Alex tracks her prey, he strikes at Alex's heart and takes the one person that she holds dear, Lacy, her daughter. Alex must use all her skills, training and knowledge to track the killer and find Lacy, but as the clock ticks downs, the terror escalates and Alex is led to a fiery showdown where she will be forced to make a choice that will change her life forever.It was my only advantage, if you could consider knowing how you are supposed to die in the next few hours a point of ... He slapped the side of my head, cupping my ear, sending a wave of pain through me like I had hit a live wire. ... In my darkness I could sense him pull away from me like a snake retreating to its hole.
|Title||:||Run The Risk|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2011-05-12|