Burned

Burned

Large Print - 2015
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Covert CIA ops officer Vanessa Pierson has dedicated her career to capturing Bhoot, a notorious nuclear arms dealer. That mission has been impeded by a mole within her agency. After escaping death in a devastating explosion at the Louvre, Vanessa immediately suspects Bhoot as the architect of the brazen attack. But then a previously unknown militant group claims responsibility and promises more carnage -- and Bhoot contacts her.
Publisher: Waterville, Maine :, Thorndike Press,, 2015
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9781410476555
1410476553
Branch Call Number: Fiction
Characteristics: 533 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Lovett, Sarah 1953-

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LauraMcShaneCLE
Jul 31, 2017

I liked the exotic locales and the pace of this thriller - it's a perfect summer read.

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rpavlacic
Apr 11, 2015

Former CIA agent Valerie Plame, perhaps the most famous modern-day victim of an act of treason, has fought back with the power of the pen. In the second novel in a series, Vanessa Pierson - a fictitious caricature of the author - tries to stop what is the midnight nightmare for many of us, a nuclear bomb small enough to fit inside of a briefcase (the very area Plame was working on when she was betrayed). A mysterious terrorist who turns out to be an unlikely ally, as well a fellow CIA agent with whom she has a torrid (and inappropriate) affair, are about the only people she can trust while she zeros in on the prime suspect, the last person anyone could expect. The book also gives insight to the often difficult but still necessary relationships allies' intelligence agencies have.

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