A gripping, action-packed thriller from the bestselling author of BRAVO TWO ZERO, Andy McNab, and Robert Rigby, veteran of many successful TV screenplays. Ideal for adventure-seeking readers.
Andy McNab joined the infantry as a boy soldier. In 1984 he was
'badged' as a member of 22 SAS Regiment and was involved in both
covert and overt special operations worldwide. During the Gulf War
he commanded Bravo Two Zero, a patrol that, in the words of his
commanding officer, 'will remain in regimental history for ever'.
Awarded both the Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) and Military
Medal (MM) during his military career, McNab was the British Army's
most highly decorated serving soldier when he finally left the SAS
in February 1993. He wrote about his experiences in two phenomenal
bestsellers, Bravo Two Zero, which was filmed in 1998 starring Sean
Bean, and Immediate Action. He is the author of the bestselling
novels, Remote Control, Crisis Four, Firewall, Last Light,
Liberation Day and Dark Winter. Besides his writing work, he
lectures to security and intelligence agencies in both the USA and
Robert Rigby began his career as a journalist, then spent several years in the music business as a songwriter and session musician. He turned to writing for radio, television and the theatre and has also directed and performed in children's theatre throughout the country. He has become an established young people's playwright and his award-winning work with youth theatre companies has been seen in Britain, Europe, the USA and Africa. He wrote the novelization of the movie, Goal!, and his scripts for television include the long-running BBC children's drama series, Byker Grove.
"An action-packed thriller that's a great read for teenagers" * The
"Highly explosive, perfect for teenagers" -- Sarah Harbon * The Bookseller *
"Exciting insights into SAS secrets and a fast moving plot make this an adrenaline-filled and highly addictive read" * Publishing News *
"An all action 21st century Boys' Own yarn" * The School Librarian *
"A very pacey, action-packed thriller which will keep even the most reluctant reader gripped until the end" * Liverpool Echo *