By Dick Wolf
Dick Wolf, the prestigious writer of the Law & Order television franchise, makes his literary debut with The Intercept, a taut, using mystery such as the vintage The Day of the Jackal.
Days sooner than the July Fourth vacation and the commitment of 1 international alternate heart at floor 0, an incident aboard a advertisement jet reminds every body concerned that vigilance saves lives.
But manhattan Police detective Jeremy Fisk—from the department’s Intelligence department, a well-funded anti-terror unit modeled upon the CIA—suspects that the development is a warning call that one other, most likely extra remarkable scheme has been set in movement. So whilst a passenger from a similar aircraft disappears into the crowds of big apple, it’s as much as Fisk and his associate Krina Gersten to discover him prior to the celebrations begin... And time is operating out.
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