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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|LARL Cataloging||LARL51446 (Text)||LARL51445||New||On order||-|
|LARL Cataloging||LARL51446 (Text)||LARL51446||New||On order||-|
- ISBN: 9780062875464
- ISBN: 0062875469
- Physical Description: pages cm
- Edition: First Edition.
- Publisher: New York, NY : William Morrow, 
|Summary, etc.:|| "A hot and very pacy new Washington, DC thriller--in the vein of favorite early novels from Grisham and Baldacci--about a young FBI agent's hunt for a Russian mole working in the highest levels of the U.S. government"-- Provided by publisher.
- Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2018 November #1
At first, this reads like something by Samuel Beckett. Peter Sutherland spends his nightsâ284 of them so farâsitting in a little room waiting for the phone to ring. It doesn't. The phone is in the basement of the White House, and if anybody does call, Peter's supposed to tell somebody important. On this night, the phone rings. A woman's wavering voice: He's inside. He's going to kill me. What follows hits close to home: Russia is planting moles in U.S. government offices as part of an effort to rebuild the old Soviet Union. Peter learns quickly that the people he should report to are treacherous, forcing him to go it alone, with some help from the frightened caller. Lots of good, tense plotting and wild action here, though, like a Mission: Impossible movie, it doesn't know when it's time to end. A real pleasure of espionage fiction is tradecraft secrets, and Quirk doesn't disappoint. Someone glancing at his dominant hand as he talks is being deceptive. Hydrogen peroxide, unlike bleach, will destroy DNA. Copyright 2018 Booklist Reviews.
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